Re: In search of: free java-based viewer for <360 degree panoramas
- --- In PanoToolsNG@yahoogroups.com, Fulvio Senore <mailing@...> wrote:
> PTViewer 2.8 cannot handle partial (less than 360°) panoramic images.
> The only solution is to expand the canvas and then limit panning to the
> meaningful part of the image. I tried to solve this problem some time
> ago but I was not able to do it (I am not the original author of the
> applet). Adding a black background to the image should not cause the
> jpeg file to become much larger: those uniform areas are compressed
> well.Thanks Fulvio. I did read that in the documentation, thus the reason
for my original post. The others who have kindly responded here must
be using another version of PTviewer therefore.
> If ptviewer loads the pano but it does not show it, the most probable
> cause is that the image is too large: try with a smaller one. To be
> just look at the java console to see error messages. Right click theThanks again for that tip. Yes it has run out of memory. The first
> java icon near the clock and open the console.
pair of lines is from the console when an image didn't show, the 2nd
pair from when it worked fine.
Exception in thread "Image Fetcher 1" java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java
Exception in thread "Thread-6" java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space
PTViewer: reading a local image file
PTViewer: loading whole file
I'll resample, stretch to 360 degrees and retry as I do like the way
the .ptv format loads. Thanks again!