This is a general purpose TIFF I/O utility for R. The
package already exists for
this purpose but
ijtiff adds some functionality and overcomes some
ijtiffcan write TIFF files whose pixel values are real (floating-point) numbers;
ijtiffcan read and write text images;
tiffstruggles to interpret channel information and gives cryptic errors when reading TIFF files written by the ImageJ software;
ijtiffworks smoothly with these images.
To learn about
ijtiff and how to use it, visit the package website at
ijtiff requires you to have the
libtiff C library installed. To
- On Debian Linux, try
sudo apt-get install libtiff5-dev, or if that fails, try
sudo apt-get install libtiff4-dev.
- On Fedora Linux, try
sudo yum install libtiff5-dev, or if that doesn’t work, try
sudo yum install libtiff4-dev.
- On Mac, you need Homebrew. Then in the
brew install libtiff.
- On Windows, no setup is required