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ImageMagick Tricks by Sohail Salehi

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How to Install ImageMagick from Source

This type of installation needs some tools like external compilers and enough knowledge about compiler parameter settings and platform configuration. So it is strongly suggested that if you have enough programming knowledge and want to have in-depth control over ImageMagick features then you should install it from the source; otherwise install it from a binary source with a few commands or clicks (as described in the previous topic) and go to the next chapter. In general the process of installing ImageMagick from the source can be divided into three main steps:

  • Uncompress the source files
  • Make the program with a compiler
  • Set the environmental configuration according to the platform

After installation there are ...

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