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Deskew script execution error

Hello everyone,

I need some help getting my deskew batch script working.
I want to deskew about 100 JPG files located in my folder C:\gimp
I'm running Windows 7 64-bit
Here's what I have:

1. A batch-deskew.scm file in: C:\Program Files (x86)\GIMP-2.0\bin
The following is its code:

(define (batch-deskew pattern)
(let* ((filelist (cadr (file-glob pattern 1))))
(while (not (null? filelist))
(filename (car filelist))
(image (car (gimp-file-load RUN-NONINTERACTIVE
filename filename)))
(drawable (car (gimp-image-get-active-layer image)))
(gimp-deskew-plugin 0 image drawable 0 0 0 0 0)
(gimp-image-resize-to-layers image)
(gimp-layer-flatten drawable)

(gimp-file-save RUN-NONINTERACTIVE
image drawable filename filename)
(gimp-image-delete image)

(set! filelist (cdr filelist))

2. The deskew plug-in in this folder: C:\Program Files (x86)\GIMP-2.0\lib\gimp\2.0\plug-ins

3. A batch file called gimpdeskew_jpg in the folder C:\gimp
The following is the batch code:
@echo off
cd C:\Program Files (x86)\GIMP-2.0\bin
gimp-2.6 -i -b "(batch-deskew \"C:\\gimp\\*.jpg\")" -b "(gimp-quit 0)"

4. About 100 JPG files in the folder C:\gimp

When I execute gimpdeskew_jpg I get an error message in the command prompt: "batch command experienced an execution error."

What am I doing wrong?

Thank you in advance!

I also get this error. I am trying the simple bilateral blur filter. I believe it is not registered correctly in the gimp PDB. The question is, how can you add the plugin to PDB after you copy it to the plugin directory?

that is done automatically by the script, if was not done correctly you would be not be able to call the script from the menu

If you are calling a scheme file from another scheme file you need to call it by with scheme parameters, not the registered plugin parameters (specifically no interactive parameter!)

For example my chisel script:

If you want to call this from another scheme script you need to use:

(script-fu-chisel img Layer 20 0 1 135 20 20 0 0 0 FALSE)


(script-fu-chisel RUN-NONINTERACTIVE img Layer 20 0 1 135 20 20 0 0 0 FALSE)

-Rob A>

1. A batch-deskew.scm file in: C:\Program Files (x86)\GIMP-2.0\bin

In order for the defined procedure to be available in GIMP, you need to place the .scm file into one of the directories listed in "Edit->Preferences::Folders->Scripts". Is your "bin" directory included in that list?

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