add DICOM (aka supp 145) support #142 Build Problem

jcupitt at jcupitt at
Thu Sep 10 04:01:39 EDT 2015

On 10 September 2015 at 08:10, Mathieu Malaterre
<mathieu.malaterre at> wrote:
> The issue I was thinking of when I added my comment was:
> Again this is OT here, but even if #94 gets fixed other part of code
> will need to be updated. Right now OpenJPEG requires enormous amount
> of memory if you request the bottom-right pixel, which makes OpenSlide
> pretty much useless for JPEG2000/WSI.

I imagine all slide scanners would output tiled jp2k though, wouldn't they?

Many image read libraries struggle with large untiled images, unfortunately.


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