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

Derek Magee D.R.Magee at
Fri Sep 11 04:59:18 EDT 2015

The other vendor that uses JP2 is Omnyx. It’s not their main format (s/w can export it though), but when I talked to the rep about doing image analysis on their slides this was the preferred solution (their own format is proprietary). I’m afraid I don’t have any images though.


> Ah, I misunderstood your use of "streaming" in that bug.  I thought #376
> covered the material actually covered by #94.
>> 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.
> Do you think this will be fixed within a small number of years?

Honestly, I do not believe so. #94 is just the tip of the iceberg, I
know however that Antonin has been working very hard to find we'll see.

As explained in my other mail, with a little bit of luck
Aperio/Ventana do not make use of precincts, but instead use tiles.
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