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Eukalyptus the GDI+ guru ported the Warp Text to Splines to GDI+ (thread on German forum with examples).

I had the idea to mix his example 7 with some GDI+ elements to create an old school Amiga style intro.

Here how it looks:
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It is very CPU intensive and running with acceptable speed only on newer CPUs.

Download: Text to Bezier Intro.7z (20 downloads previously)

Use latest 7-Zip tool to extract archive properly.

Source Code can be seen here: http://pastebin.com/U24ACRAr

Credits: see scroller.

To start the intro in benchmark mode either change line 23 or compile it and start it with one of following parameter: "/b", "/benchmark" or "/bench".
Results will be written to Benchmark.txt in script dir.


Here some benchmark results:

Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 14:35:50

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3320M CPU @ 2.60GHz
Runtime: 130.4 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 19.09 fps

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Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 15:26:48

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU M 540 @ 2.53GHz
Runtime: 164.42 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 15.14 fps

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Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 15:35:05

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz
Runtime: 149.73 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 16.62 fps

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Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 15:28:40

CPU Brand: AMD Phenom(tm) II X6 1100T Processor
Runtime: 153.37 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 16.23 fps

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Benchmark result from 6/05/2013 17:07:49

CPU Brand: Intel® Core™ i5-2430M CPU @ 2.40GHz
Runtime: 122.8 seconds
Frames rendered: 1923
Result: 15.66 fps

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Benchmark result from 06/05/2013 21.13.09

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
Runtime: 410.97 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 6.06 fps

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Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 20:16:35

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU T3200 @ 2.00GHz
Runtime: 320.49 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 7.77 fps

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Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 17:53:34

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500K CPU @ 3.30GHz
Runtime: 105.57 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 23.58 fps

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Benchmark result from 06.05.2013 21:33:34

CPU Brand: Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU P8700 @ 2.53GHz
Runtime: 219.45 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 11.34 fps

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Benchmark result from 06/05/2013 21:48:21

CPU Brand: AMD Athlon™ II X4 640 Processor
Runtime: 214.28 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 11.62 fps 

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Benchmark result from 5/6/2013 7:50:55 PM

CPU Brand: Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU T7100 @ 1.80GHz
Runtime: 512.82 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 4.85 fps

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Benchmark result from 07/05/2013 02:14:28

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2400 CPU @ 3.10GHz
Runtime: 132 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 18.86 fps

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Benchmark result from 07/05/2013 02:25:43

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3667U CPU @ 2.00GHz
Runtime: 217.56 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 11.44 fps

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Benchmark result from 10.05.2013 22:32:00

CPU brand: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6600 @ 2.40GHz
Runtime: 249.38 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 9.98 fps

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Change Log:
2013-05-01: some small modifications
2013-05-06: added benchmark mode

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GreenCan

Impressive demo UEZ

I like it very much

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UEZ

@GreenCan: thanks for your feedback.

Added option to benchmark the CPU. Can you post here your results please? Please check out my 1st post how to start it in benchmark mode.

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Very very good, this is the result on my old mule :sorcerer:

Benchmark result from 06/05/2013 16.50.55
CPU Brand: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
Runtime: 94.87 seconds
Frames rendered: 580
Result: 6.11 fps
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Hi UEZ

Will you also check my last post? ;)

Benchmark result from 6/05/2013 17:07:49

CPU Brand: Intel® Core i5-2430M CPU @ 2.40GHz

Runtime: 122.8 seconds

Frames rendered: 1923

Result: 15.66 fps

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Close to ideal I would guess, very smooth effect anyway.

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UEZ

Thanks, added to the 1st post. Current best is 23.58 fps!

You both have interrupted the benchmark ;)

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Thanks, added to the 1st post. Current best is 23.58 fps!

You both have interrupted the benchmark ;)

Br,

UEZ

Ops, this is the full banchmark:

Benchmark result from 06/05/2013 21.13.09

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz
Runtime: 410.97 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 6.06 fps

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UEZ

Thanks for your patience to run the full test @ 6.06 fps. :thumbsup:

Unbelievable how faster newer CPUs are with lower CPU frequency....

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Here's my benchmark on my laptop with built-in Intel graphics card.

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Benchmark Mode

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CPU Brand: Intel® Core2 Duo CPU P8700 @ 2.53GHz

Runtime: 219.45 seconds

Frames rendered: 2489

Result: 11.34 fps


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Nessie

Thanks for your patience to run the full test @ 6.06 fps. :thumbsup:

Unbelievable how faster newer CPUs are with lower CPU frequency....

Br,

UEZ

No problem there is a proverbs in my country that say:

Chi va piano va sano e va lontano

Maybe (?) in english you can traslate it to:

Slow and steady wins the race.

By the way nice work it's impressive what autoit can do, and it's smooth too.

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Yes, that's what one of my friends always said: piano, piano... ;)

Btw, I don't think it runs smoothly @ 6 fps.

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Yes, that's what one of my friends always said: piano, piano... ;)

Btw, I don't think it runs smoothly @ 6 fps.

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UEZ

Its quite acceptable. I have tried also on an AMD FX8150 with an averange of 25 fps if i remember well and its very smooth. By the way tomorrow i will also upload that benchmark.

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@BrewManNH & JohnOne: thanks for your results.

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New full uninterrupted benchmark:

Benchmark result from 6/05/2013 23:05:11

CPU Brand: Intel® Core i5-2430M CPU @ 2.40GHz

Runtime: 155.56 seconds

Frames rendered: 2489

Result: 16 fps

Model: Latitude E5420


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Presentation Manager ---------------------- Program to display and refresh different Border-less GUI's on a Display (large screen TV)

USB Drive Tools ------------------------------ Tool to help you with your USB drive management

Input Period udf ------------------------------ GUI for a period input

Excel ColorPicker ---------------------------- Color pickup tool will allow you to select a color from the standard Excel color palette

Excel Chart UDF ----------------------------- Collaboration project with water 

GetDateInString ------------------------------ Find date/time in a string using a date format notation like DD Mon YYYY hh:mm

TaskListAllDetailed --------------------------- List All Scheduled Tasks

Computer Info --------------------------------- A collection of information for helpdesk

Shared memory Demo ----------------------- Demo: Two applications communicate with each other through means of a memory share (using Nomad function, 32bit only)

Universal Date Format Conversion -------- Universal date converter from your PC local date format to any format

Disable Windows DetailsPane -------------- Disable Windows Explorer Details Pane

Oracle SQL Report Generator -------------  Oracle Report generator using SQL

SQLite Report Generator -------------------  SQLite Report generator using SQL

SQLite ListView and BLOB demo ---------- Demo: shows how binary (image) objects can be recognized natively in a database BLOB field

DSN-Less Database connection demo --- Demo: ActiveX Data Objects DSN-Less Database access

Animated animals ----------------------------- Fun: Moving animated objects

Perforated image in GUI --------------------- Fun: Perforate your image with image objects

UEZ's Perforator major update ------------- Fun: Pro version of Perforator by UEZ

Visual Crop Tool (GUI) ----------------------- Easy to use Visual Image Crop tool

Visual Image effect (GUI) -------------------- Visually apply effects on an image

 

 

 

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Nice to see the old Boing Ball again! :D

Benchmark result from 06/05/2013 23:58:10

CPU Brand: Intel® Core™2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz

Runtime: 291.02 seconds

Frames rendered: 2489

Result: 8.55 fps

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Benchmark result from 07/05/2013 00:24:53

CPU Brand: Intel® Pentium® Dual CPU T3400 @ 2.16GHz

Runtime: 299.88 seconds

Frames rendered: 2489

Result: 8.3 fps

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I think I have the record for the slowest benchmark so far. :D

Benchmark result from 5/6/2013 7:50:55 PM

CPU Brand: Intel® Core2 Duo CPU T7100 @ 1.80GHz

Runtime: 512.82 seconds

Frames rendered: 2489

Result: 4.85 fps

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Nice script ;)

Benchmark result from 07/05/2013 02:14:28

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2400 CPU @ 3.10GHz
Runtime: 132 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 18.86 fps

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Benchmark result from 07/05/2013 02:25:43

CPU Brand: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3667U CPU @ 2.00GHz
Runtime: 217.56 seconds
Frames rendered: 2489
Result: 11.44 fps

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Shouldn't it be "piece of cake" ?

Edit: Why not add the Graphic card info? It has more impact on the fps than the CPU.

Br, FireFox.

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Cool! I have a 9 fps

DualCore Intel Core 2 Duo E6850, 2400 MHz

ATI Radeon HD 3850 256MB

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      When saving the image just enter the extension you whish to use (*.jpg;*.png;*.bmp;*.gif;*.tif;*.pdf). Big thanks to taietel for his PDF UDF!
      Image Editor:
      s: save
      c: copy
      n: send
      h: highlighter
      p: pen
      r: rectangle
      e: ellipse
      a: arrow
      o: color
      t: text
      g: text config
      Ctrl+z: undo
      Watermark editor:
      Ctrl+z: undo
       
      To start the app minimized just call it "Windows Screenshooter.exe /min"
      Maybe it is useful for someone...
      Any kind of comment is welcome.
      Br,
      UEZ
      Change log:
       
    • TheSaint
      By TheSaint
      Files Checklist
      Just a simple little (complex enough) program I whipped up, for a purpose ... but only too happy to share.
      It can of course be modified to do more, but at the moment just compares file names with or without path ... Location versus Checklist.
      There are of course other compare programs out there, most doing a lot more than mine (i.e. WinMerge or FileComparer). But I wanted something quick and simple with drag & drop, that uses up a smallish amount of screen real estate.
      NOTE - The SAVE button is also a LOAD one, and displays 'Load' when the list is empty. So you can save and load specific lists. While in SAVE mode, the button can also be used with CTRL held down, to ADD another list to existing (displayed one) ... combining as they say ... though not saved until you SAVE. CLEAR button removes a selected entry, or if used with CTRL held down, queries about removing all listed entries.
              
      Files Checklist v1.2.zip
      Files Checklist v1.3.zip
      Files Checklist v1.4.zip  (Includes a BUGFIX.)
        (source included)
      WARNING - While this program does not act on files or folders ADDED or CHECKED, you might act on the results, so I advise caution, and I also recommend using the new 'Relative' option in v1.3 or newer ... but you still need to understand what you are doing and what the results actually mean. Some basic examples in the next post.
      Enjoy!
      RELATED
      Users might also be interested in another somewhat related program of mine.
      DeleteIf Same
      Cheers!
    • c.haslam
      By c.haslam
      I think that _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem should return a Property Item that can readily be set as a property of another image. Why would one want to do this? A script might (as one of mine does) edit an image of a .jpg file then write the result to a .jpg file. In editing it, in my case, the number of horizontal and vertical pixels change, and the date/time edited should be set as a property. All other property items remain the same. Other GDI+ users may change other properties.
      So an approach is to copy all the property items from image1 to image2, then update a few properties.
      M$ provides a Property Item class (id, length, pointer to an array of values) but _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem returns something different.
      I think that, wherever reasonable, UDFs that are wrappers for M$ methods should work like M$'s methods. _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem does not do this:
      While M$ returns 2 values for a value that is a ratio of 2 numbers,  _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem returns numerator/denominator as a single value (often a Double). _GDIPlus_ImageSetPropertyItem (when included in GDIPlus.au3) will be unable to set ratio property items properly because it cannot know what the numerator and denominator are. So copying such property items will not work properly. M$ has a Void* buffer where the buffer is an array of values but _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem() returns the values in the same 1-d array as id, length and type. M$'s approach produces a 1-d array with the same number of elements for all property items while _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem produces a 1-d array with various numbers of elements. To me, this is not good programming practice. For a photo from a Sony camera, the worst case has 1-d array with 67 elements. When combined into a 2-d array with the property items of all properties, there are 66 rows and 67 columns, with many elements not used. So I suggest that _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem look like this:
      ; #FUNCTION# ==================================================================================================================== ; Name ..........: cGDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem ; Description ...: Gets a specified property item (piece of meta data) from an Image object ; Syntax ........: cGDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem($hImage, $iPropID) ; Parameters ....: $hImage - Pointer to an image object ; $iPropID - Identifier of the property item to be retrieved ; Return values .: Success: Array containing the values of the property item ; [0] - identifier ; [1] - size, in bytes, of the value array ; [2] - type of value(s) in the value array ; [3] - value array ; Failure: Sets the @error flag to non-zero, @extended may contain GPSTATUS error code ($GPID_ERR*). ; Author ........: Eukalyptus ; Modified ......: c.haslam ; Remarks .......: types: unsigned byte = 1, ASCII string = 2, unsigned short = 3, unsigned long = 4, ; unsinged rational = 5, undefined = 7, signed long = 9, signed rational = 10 ; Related .......: _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyIdList ; Link ..........: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms535390(v=vs.85).aspx, ; https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms534493(v=vs.85).aspx, ; https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/ms534414(v=vs.85).aspx ; Example .......: Yes ; =============================================================================================================================== Func cGDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem($hImage, $iPropID) Local $iSize = __GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItemSize($hImage, $iPropID) If @error Then Return SetError(@error, @extended, -1) Local $tBuffer = DllStructCreate("byte[" & $iSize & "];") Local $pBuffer = DllStructGetPtr($tBuffer) Local $aResult = DllCall($__g_hGDIPDll, "int", "GdipGetPropertyItem", "handle", $hImage, "uint", _ $iPropID, "uint", $iSize, "struct*", $tBuffer) If @error Then Return SetError(@error, @extended, -1) If $aResult[0] Then Return SetError(10, $aResult[0], False) Local $tPropertyItem = DllStructCreate("int id; int length; short type; ptr pvalue;", $pBuffer) Local $iBytes = DllStructGetData($tPropertyItem, "length") Local $pValue = DllStructGetData($tPropertyItem, "pvalue") Local $aRet[4] Local $type = DllStructGetData($tPropertyItem,'type') Local $tValues, $iValues Switch $type Case 2 ;ASCII String $iValues = 1 $tValues = DllStructCreate("char[" & $iBytes & "];", $pValue) Case 3 ;Array of UShort $iValues = Int($iBytes / 2) $tValues = DllStructCreate("ushort[" & $iValues & "];", $pValue) Case 4, 5 ;Array of UInt / Fraction $iValues = Int($iBytes / 4) $tValues = DllStructCreate("uint[" & $iValues & "];", $pValue) Case 9, 10 ;Array of Int / Fraction $iValues = Int($iBytes / 4) $tValues = DllStructCreate("int[" & $iValues & "];", $pValue) Case Else ;Array of Bytes $iValues = 1 $tValues = DllStructCreate("byte[" & $iBytes & "];", $pValue) EndSwitch $aRet[0] = DllStructGetData($tPropertyItem,'id') $aRet[1] = $iBytes $aRet[2] = $type Local $aVals[$iValues] If $type=2 Or $type=7 Then ; ASCII string or undefined $aVals[0] = DllStructGetData($tValues,1) Else For $i = 0 To $iValues-1 $aVals[$i] = DllStructGetData($tValues,1,$i+1) Next EndIf $aRet[3] = $aVals Return $aRet EndFunc And here is an example:
      #include <GDIPlus.au3> #include <Array.au3> Example() Func Example() _GDIPlus_Startup() Local $hImage = _GDIPlus_ImageLoadFromFile(RegRead((@AutoItX64 = True ? "HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\AutoIt v3\AutoIt" : "HKLM\SOFTWARE\AutoIt v3\AutoIt"), "InstallDir") & "\Examples\GUI\Torus.png") If @error Then _GDIPlus_Shutdown() MsgBox(16, "", "An error has occured - unable to load image!", 30) Return False EndIf Local $ar = _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyIdList($hImage) Local $vPropNbrs[UBound($ar,1)-1] ; Extract ID numbers For $i = 1 To UBound($ar,1)-1 $vPropNbrs[$i-1] = $ar[$i][0] Next ; Get all property items Local $aPropItems[UBound($vPropNbrs)][4],$vPropItem For $i = 0 To UBound($vPropNbrs)-1 $vPropItem = cGDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyItem($hImage,$vPropNbrs[$i]) For $j = 0 To 3 $aPropItems[$i][$j] = $vPropItem[$j] Next Next ; Collapse values arrays so _ArrayDisplay can display them Local $ar = $aPropItems For $i = 0 To UBound($aPropItems,1)-1 $ar[$i][0] = '0x'&Hex($ar[$i][0],4) $ar[$i][3] = '' For $j = 0 To UBound($aPropItems[$i][3])-1 $ar[$i][3] &= ($aPropItems[$i][3])[$j]&'|' Next $ar[$i][3] = StringTrimRight($ar[$i][3],1) Next _ArrayDisplay($ar) _GDIPlus_Shutdown() EndFunc Unfortunately this example (based on one now in the Help) does not exercise most of the item types, but I do not know of a file with EXIF metadata that is on most PCs. I have tested this code by updating and adding property items to torus.jpg and to a photo taken by a Sony camera. The code for implementing and calling _GDIPlus_ImageSetPropertyItem will be fairly simple [see below].
       
      Your thoughts?
       
    • c.haslam
      By c.haslam
      I have a strange symptom of a problem somewhere in my code, or in a UDF: when I add code to get all properties of a GDI+ image to a 6000-line script,  the variable type of a parameter is reported as a pointer when the caller clearly has this argument as a string. If I comment out my code that gets the properties, the function properly sees the parameter as a string.
      [Edit: The reporting as a pointer and getting image properties are miles apart, both in where they are in the script code and in where they are run.]
      At this point, I am looking for clues as to why this is happening, so the hunt is on!
      I have noticed one odd thing, in _GDIPlus_ImageGetPropertyIdList() I see a line that begins Local $sPropertyTagInfo = . This "line" is split into 2 lines. SCiTE shows that the first line is 2454 characters and the second 2400. Adding these numbers I get 4854 characters.
      But the Help for AutoIt3 Limits/defaults says that MAXLINESIZE, Maximum size for a line of script, is 4096 characters.
      The line would exceed the limit if AutoIt considers the subject line to be 1 line and not 2 lines.
      My question: is this line legal? Is buffer overun possible?
    • c.haslam
      By c.haslam
      I find _GDIPlus_ImageClone in the Help, but neither in SciTe auto-complete nor in GDIPlus.au3
      Shoud this be reported in Trac?
      By searching the forum (and changing the name of the first arguement ot DLLCall, the code appears to be:
      Func _GDIPlus_ImageClone($hImage) Local $aResult = DllCall($__g_hGDIPDll, "uint", "GdipCloneImage", "handle", $hImage, "int*", 0) If @error Then Return SetError(@error, @extended, 0) Return $aResult[2] EndFunc ;==>_GDIPlus_ImageClone  
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