Converting JPG to XPM... how?

Jon Walsh (
Sat, 15 Aug 1998 11:45:39 -0500 (CDT)

David Taylor writes:
 > I realise that AfterStep does not (as yet) provide the ability to use
 > jpeg as background images (tho' I'm sure the good work Sasha's done will
 > eventually be included in some form or another).  However, I have a much
 > loved jpeg that I wish to use.  Does anybody know which tool I can use
 > to convert the jpeg to an XPM?

If you have a copy of Image Magick, then the easiest
thing to do would be to use the 'convert' tool.

Type something like,
convert background.jpg background.xpm

Jon Walsh