Looking for Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and premeiere for IRIX
please respond at:
Thanks for responses from people reading the newsgroup about WAP
happy WBMP image converters that might run on IRIX.
There is a draft CCP14 based page on using WAP (The Mobile Phone "Wireless
Application Protocol") for Scientific and Crystallographic applications.
The simple (public) examples given in the page is a WAP page on
the SRS Synchrotron Beam Status:
Text Only: http://wap.dl.ac.uk
Graphics and Text: http://wap2.dl.ac.uk
(You will need a WAP enabled Mobile Phone or WAP
Emulator to view the above pages:
WINWAP for Windows: http://www.slobtrot.com/winwap/
Also, as getting a WBMP converter going for SGI IRIX was
quite a nightmare, a friend has written a small
GPL'd BMP to WBMP converter that knows about BIG_ENDIAN and
SABWBMP for Windows and UNIX:
It also has some colour filtering in there to take
care of converting images that may have a varying
(Also, the ImageMagic on freeware.sgi.com is not current
enough if you want to use this for WBMP conversion.
Go for the newest version at:
Links to some of the pitfalls and problems of WAP are also given.
"The WAP Trap: An Expos of the Wireless Application Protocol
W* Effect Considered Harmful
Corrections/suggestions for the page appreciated. As well
as links to other Crystallographic/Scientific WAP enabled
Lachlan M. D. Cranswick
Collaborative Computational Project No 14 (CCP14)
for Single Crystal and Powder Diffraction
Daresbury Laboratory, Warrington, WA4 4AD U.K
Tel: +44-1925-603703 Fax: +44-1925-603124