Allows to use ImageMagick as image toolkit for Image API in Drupal 7 core.
- ImageMagick needs to be installed on your server and the
convertbinary needs to be accessible and executable from PHP.
- The PHP configuration must allow invocation of proc_open() (which is security-wise identical to exec()).
Consult your server administrator or hosting provider if you are unsure about these requirements.
Note: GraphicsMagick, a performance fork of ImageMagick (like Pressflow to Drupal) should work as well. Just replace the
convert executable with
gm in the image toolkit settings.
Installation and configuration
- Install as usual, see http://drupal.org/node/70151 for further information.
- Go to Administration » Configuration » Media » Image toolkit and change the image toolkit to ImageMagick.
- If the
convertbinary cannot be found in the default shell path, you need to enter the full path to ImageMagick's
convertexecutable, including the filename itself.
ImageMagick integration for Drupal evolved through many different projects and developers in the past, and most of the code wouldn't exist without the efforts of: