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2 hours ago, Crowdland Technology said:

Tried to enable webp support and get this error:

Hi,
PIM doesn't have webP support. It was written years before webP support comes into core, and it needs to be completly rewritten. (I also have started 2-3 times, but far from finishing. No time for it 😞 )

You may use a (clumpsy) workaround. First create a watermark image with 100% quality an sharpening = none, and then finally pass it through the core width() or size() function. This way you can use what ever webp strategy you like as it is always delegated to the core image handling. Downside is one additional (intermediate) variation in the chain.

$options = ['sharpening'=>'none', 'quality'=>100];
$image_intermediate = $prop->images->eq(0)->pim2Load("wtm",true, $options)->height(480)->watermarkLogo($watermark, $position='center', $padding=2)->pimSave();

$image_url = $image_intermediate->height($image_intermediate->height)->url;  // saves the image with 480px height, but with all default settings for quality, sharpening, webP, etc.

 

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Hi @horst - my first time using this, so sorry if this is a dumb question, but why is the text outlined rather than solid? I don't understand how to get it more legible. Is it also possible to specify the font color and perhaps also the font itself (also this is less important).

Also, the "true" after the prefix doesn't seem to work - I need to keep changing the name "watermark" to something else to get it to update the image with my new settings. Am I doing that correctly?

Thanks.

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12 hours ago, adrian said:

but why is the text outlined rather than solid? I don't understand how to get it more legible. Is it also possible to specify the font color and perhaps also the font itself (also this is less important).

This was a try to automatically detect the colors and hue and create a grayscale watermark text. A full file path to a TTF-fontfile can be passed as param to the function.

Here you can read about the function in general:

 

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2 hours ago, horst said:

This was a try to automatically detect the colors and hue and create a grayscale watermark text

Would you be ok with accepting a PR that allows an option to simply provide a solid font color?

Also still curious about the $forceRecreation boolean not working - am I doing that wrong?

Thanks.

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3 hours ago, adrian said:

Would you be ok with accepting a PR that allows an option to simply provide a solid font color?

Yep!!! 🙂

3 hours ago, adrian said:

Also still curious about the $forceRecreation boolean not working - am I doing that wrong?

I'm not sure. Maybe I haven't use this function in the last 5 years. I will try to look at it in the next days.

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It's a little thing, but would it be possible to create images without the .-pim2- part?

Currently:
original.jpg
becomes:
original.-pim2-prefix.jpg

I'd prefer if it became:
originalprefix.jpg

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