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xbm

(filename extension)
X bit map. The filename extension for files containing bitmaps for use in the X Window System.

These are actually include files which can be #include'd into C program source to define images as initialised data.
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XBM

(X BitMap) The file extension used by an X Bitmap image. See X Bitmap.
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Founded in 2008, XBM provides specialist office and production print equipment in the UK and now has a turnover of PS2.5 million.
[5] John Miano, "Compressed Image File Formats: JPEG, PNG, GIF, XBM, BMP", Addison-Wesley, 1999.
Image input formats include ACS, AFP, ANI, AWD, BMP, CAL, CGM, CLP, CMP, CMX, CUR, CUT, DGN, DIB, DRW, DWF, DWG, DXF, EMF, EPS, EXIF, FAX, FPX, GBR, GEM, GIF, ICA, ICO, IFF, IMG, ITG, J2K, JBIG, JIF, JPG, JTF, LMA, LBM, MAC, MDA, MSP, PBM, PCD, PCL, PCT, PCX, PDF, PGM, PNG, PNM, PPM, PSD, PLT, PLT2, PTK, RAS, SCT, SGI, SHP, SMP, SUN, SVG, TIFF, TGA, XBM, XPM, XWD, WBMP, WFX, WMF, and WPG.
While including the well-documented BMP, XBM, and GIF formats for completeness, along with some of their less-covered features, this book gives the most space to the more intricate PNG and JPEG, from basic concepts to creating and reading actual files.
File formats supported are ICO, ICNS, BMP, JPEG, ANI, CUR, GIF, PNG, TGA, WMF, WBMP, XPM, XBM and PSD.
The new XBM Navigator PC-based control system, part of a system-wide upgrade of controls across all of GEC's machine platforms, incorporates all of the company's equipment manuals with machine schematics and parts lists.
Supported formats include: AFP, ANI, AWD, BMP, CAL, CLP, CMP, CUR, CUT, DCX, EMF, EPS, EXIF, FAX, FLC, FPX, GIF, ICA, ICO, IFF, IMG, ITG, JBIG, JPEG, MAC, MSP, PBM, PCD, PCT, PCX, PDF, PLT, PNG, PSD, PTOCA, RAS, SCT, SMP, SGI, TIFF, TGA, XBM, XPM, XWD, WBMP, WFX, WMF, WPG, ASF, AVI, MPEG, WAV, MP3, MIDI, WMA, and CD.