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FS#70527 - [gdk-pixbuf2] Add webp-pixbuf-loader as optional dependency for eog

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Philip Goto (flipflop97) - Wednesday, 21 April 2021, 13:27 GMT
Last edited by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Sunday, 06 June 2021, 09:18 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 3
Private No


The package `eog` cannot open WebP files by default, but it can when installing the package `webp-pixbuf-loader` from Community. Since WebP is a growing format and eog would benefit from support, could this package be added as an optional dependency?
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Closed by  Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Sunday, 06 June 2021, 09:18 GMT
Reason for closing:  Implemented
Additional comments about closing:  Added optdeps to gdk-pixbuf2 in trunk, pending next release.