Help files are now in XML format, in spite of some problems with not-yet-supported help sections, such as REMARKS and others. Download the new version at
SIP reads/writes images in formats like JPEG, PNG, and BMP. It does filtering, edge detection, morphology, and shape analysis. Homepage:
Compilation and installation is suited for Linux, but should workcorrectly in other unix systems. I myself use Slackware Linux 9.1. Please report to the list any problems that you see with SIP in other distros.
You shall install the new SIP version over the older ones
without problems, but if you want, you can remove the old version like this: in the unix shell, change dir to the old SIP-dev then type the following:
prompt# make uninstall