[vtkusers] Why is CanReadFile protected for vtkPNGReader

Mathieu Malaterre mathieu.malaterre at kitware.com
Thu Jun 8 11:24:10 EDT 2006

Tim Thornton wrote:
> Hi,
> I’m using VTK 4.2.2, and have just written a function to read in an 
> image whose format may vary.
> I test each of the possible formats using the CanReadFile function for 
> each of the image readers. This is public for all of the classes except 
> for vtkPNGReader, where it is protected.
> Is this a bug or by design?

This is a bug, please add it to :


And assign it to me.

Thank you !

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