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Imaging Lift Module

This module provides image-related utilities.


To include this module in your Lift project, update your libraryDependencies in build.sbt to include:

Lift 3.0.x for Scala 2.11:

"net.liftmodules" %% "imaging_3.0" % "1.4-SNAPSHOT"

Lift 2.6.x for Scala 2.10 and 2.11:

"net.liftmodules" %% "imaging_2.6" % "1.4-SNAPSHOT"

Lift 2.6.x for Scala 2.9 and 2.10:

"net.liftmodules" %% "imaging_2.6" % "1.3"

Lift 2.5.x for Scala 2.9 and 2.10:

"net.liftmodules" %% "imaging_2.5" % "1.2"

Note: The module package changed from net.liftweb.imaging to net.liftmodules.imaging in May 2012. Please consider this when referencing documentation written before that date.

Version list can be found at Maven Repository


From Stream to BufferedImage

var metaImage = ImageResizer.getImageFromStream(fph.fileStream)

Remove alpha channel (Fix Transparency from PNG)

var metaImage = ImageResizer.removeAlphaChannel(metaImage)

Resize and rotate image

val img = ImageResizer.max(metaImage.orientation, metaImage.image, 800, 600)

Warning JPEG codec

OpenJDK does not have a native JPEG encoder, try using Sun's JDK, or using an external library like JAI.

Notes for module developers

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