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Re: xv

On Fri, Dec 17, 2004 at 08:20:40PM -0500, William Ballard wrote:
   > On Sat, Dec 18, 2004 at 06:39:48AM +0530, Sridhar M.A. wrote:
   > > I personally would recommend qiv. A wonderful tool for viewing images.
   > > Just apt-get it and you will, probably, never worry about xv :-)
   > I second this.  There is also "display" from imagemagick.  qiv loads 
   > more quickly; but I think display handles some vector formats (maybe 
   > SVG?) that qiv doesn't.
It is a long time since I tried xv. I do not know whether xv can handly
svg. If not, then, the OP's need for an xv replacement is satisfied by

display of imagemagick is good. But when you want to see something fast
and scroll thru' a directory full of images, then qiv is the choice.
display is slow.


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