[vtk-developers] TestSobel2D-image dashboard failures, anyone know anything about this?

Sean McBride sean at rogue-research.com
Tue Jul 10 11:02:06 EDT 2007

On 7/9/07 12:29 AM, Sebastien BARRE said:

>Now to be honest I think the DICOM code in VTK should be yanked and 
>replaced with support for GDCM. The DICOM protocol is too complex and 
>too time consuming to be maintained in different libraries any 
>longer, and GDCM has been used in ITK (or internally at Kitware) with 
>good success so far, if I'm correct. 

I am inclined to agree.  I have seem many posts on the mailing lists
about people that have DICOM files that cannot be opened.

I have filed a bug suggesting VTK's DICOM support be improved:

Feel free to vote for/add to it. :)

Sean McBride, B. Eng                 sean at rogue-research.com
Rogue Research                        www.rogue-research.com 
Mac Software Developer              Montréal, Québec, Canada

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