[ILUG-BOM] A photo or image to be seen on thye bash shell

Ananth A writetoananth@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Mon Feb 20 18:44:58 IST 2006


On 2/17/06, Siddhesh Poyarekar <siddhesh.poyarekar at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Not sure about an image viewer,
> <snip>
>
> I've been using fbi without problems for some time now. Nice little
> program to view images from console provided you have framebuffer
> support.

ive been using 'fbi' for quite some time and its pretty good. it even
converts unsupported formats if you have ImageMagik automatically. but
requires framebuffer though.

one thing it lacks is a directory browser/image preview like zgv.
perhaps someone can write a patch ? :=)   ( the preview is available
in the xfbi though but its quite ugly imo)

Ananth




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