Source releases

Source releases can be obtained from the zimg file releases page at sourceforge

Source releases are only made from time to time. If you want to get the most recent zimg source, you should consider getting the source from the the zimg CVS page at sourceforge.

Prerequisities.  First you need the libgd library from This library needs additional libraries as libpng and libz, please refer to the installation istructions for libgd.

compiling the source.  Compiling the source on UNIX is pretty easy:

    # ./configure
    # make
    # make install
The last step usually needs root priviledges. For further configuration fine-tuning, see the output of
    # ./configure --help