I have looked into a non proprietry lossless algorithms that work well with black and white images and have selected Run Length Encoding as the prefered option. I need code that will accept a bit map image and compress it using an RLE algorithm, a second algorithm can be used to turn the now compressed file back into a bitmap image for reading.
Required in either Java or Pascal please. Complete and fully-functional (and anotated) working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done. Preferably with a test data program. Complete copyrights to all work purchased.
To run in a Windows 98 environment Java would be compiled in Borland J BUilder 6 Pascal would need to be Turbo Pascal 6