This is a patch written as an initiation for adding image processing functionalities in the libicv folder.
This patch is for loading image in png, bw and pix format.
This has the same issue as patch 171 and seems to be basically the same thing?? Please review your open patches and either close ones that are no longer relevant or leave a comment so other people aren't wasting their time reviewing them.
load patch are shifted to patch 197 for easy reviewing. There they have been split to small files. This Patch can be closed now.