Install command:
brew install vips

Also known as: libvips

Image processing library

License: LGPL-2.1-or-later

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/vips.json

Formula code: vips.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
Intel sonoma
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 8.15.2

Revision: 1

Depends on:

cairo 1.18.0 Vector graphics library with cross-device output support
cfitsio 4.4.0 C access to FITS data files with optional Fortran wrappers
cgif 0.4.0 GIF encoder written in C
fftw 3.3.10 C routines to compute the Discrete Fourier Transform
fontconfig 2.15.0 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
gettext 0.22.5 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
glib 2.80.2 Core application library for C
highway 1.1.0 Performance-portable, length-agnostic SIMD with runtime dispatch
imagemagick 7.1.1-32 Tools and libraries to manipulate images in many formats
jpeg-xl 0.10.2 New file format for still image compression
libarchive 3.7.4 Multi-format archive and compression library
libexif 0.6.24 EXIF parsing library
libheif 1.17.6 ISO/IEC 23008-12:2017 HEIF file format decoder and encoder
libimagequant 4.3.1 Palette quantization library extracted from pnquant2
libmatio 1.5.27 C library for reading and writing MATLAB MAT files
librsvg 2.58.0 Library to render SVG files using Cairo
libspng 0.7.4 C library for reading and writing PNG format files
libtiff 4.6.0 TIFF library and utilities
little-cms2 2.16 Color management engine supporting ICC profiles
mozjpeg 4.1.5 Improved JPEG encoder
openexr 3.2.4 High dynamic-range image file format
openjpeg 2.5.2 Library for JPEG-2000 image manipulation
openslide 4.0.0 C library to read whole-slide images (a.k.a. virtual slides)
pango 1.52.2 Framework for layout and rendering of i18n text
poppler 24.04.0 PDF rendering library (based on the xpdf-3.0 code base)
webp 1.4.0 Image format providing lossless and lossy compression for web images

Depends on when building from source:

gobject-introspection 1.80.1 Generate introspection data for GObject libraries
meson 1.4.0 Fast and user friendly build system
ninja 1.12.1 Small build system for use with gyp or CMake
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries


Installs (30 days)
vips 6,129
vips --HEAD 7
Installs on Request (30 days)
vips 5,590
vips --HEAD 7
Build Errors (30 days)
vips 4
Installs (90 days)
vips 20,932
vips --HEAD 38
Installs on Request (90 days)
vips 19,321
vips --HEAD 38
Installs (365 days)
vips 79,429
vips --HEAD 136
Installs on Request (365 days)
vips 73,659
vips --HEAD 136
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