This draft was available for Public Review as per
of the Java Community ProcessSM Program, version 1. However, the Java Image I/O Specification is available only as part of the Java 2 SDK, Standard Edition, version 1.4 Beta.
The Java Image I/O API Specification will become final when the J2SE V1.4 release as a whole becomes final.
Documentation and implementation may be obtained as follows:
Java Image I/O API Specification:
That location also provides an API guide in HTML, Postscript and PDF formats.
The implementation may be obtained by downloading the J2SE V1.4 Beta release at: