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Re: Unsupported format for CGBitmapContextCreate



On Jun 1, 2007, at 7:19 AM, Felipe Monteiro de Carvalho wrote:

I am trying to use CGBitmapContextCreate to create a context for a raw
image, but I get this error message:

CGBitmapContextCreate: unsupported parameter combination: 8 integer
bits/component; 32 bits/pixel; 3-component colorspace;
kCGImageAlphaFirst.

Here is how I create my color space

...

FContext := CGBitmapContextCreate(FBits,
 NewWidth, NewHeight, 8, Stride, FColorSpace, kCGImageAlphaFirst or
kCGBitmapByteOrder32Little);

...

Any ideas about what is wrong? i looked at CGBitmapContextCreate's
docs here, but they say that it supports 32-bits images with 8 bits
per channel:

http://developer.apple.com/documentation/GraphicsImaging/Reference/ CGImage/Reference/reference.html#//apple_ref/doc/c_ref/CGBitmapInfo

That just lists possible values for CGBitmapInfo. You should check out <http://developer.apple.com/qa/qa2001/qa1037.html>. It lists the only legal combinations of bitsPerComponent, colorspace and bitmapInfo that CGBitmapContextCreate supports. It is a fairly limited set and any other combinations cause CGBitmapContextCreate to fail.


steve

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