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how to convert .dat file into iplimage

asked 2013-05-31 11:17:17 -0500

Heshan Sandeepa gravatar image

hi, i have set of .dat files. those are some images of characters from UNIPEN character database. i want to convert them into iplimage for further processing. i use cvLoadImage function for that but, it doesnt recognize particular .dat file as an image. can someone suggest me a methode for that ? thank you

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no, opencv can't read those files.

found this

but, as the website features blink tags and NEXT screenshots. chances are low, that you can ever retrieve stuff from that timecapsule

berak gravatar imageberak ( 2013-05-31 11:35:23 -0500 )edit

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answered 2013-05-31 11:23:15 -0500

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Find out how to read those .dat files and write a parser for it. How do these dat files look like?

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well i tried this code, but its not able to recognize the dat file as an image

string ls_element;
ifstream lfile_featurefile; ("D:\\imagefolder");
for(int li_i=0;li_i<10;li_i++)
    v[li_i]= ls_element);       
Heshan Sandeepa gravatar imageHeshan Sandeepa ( 2013-05-31 11:39:24 -0500 )edit

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