Re: [dev] [sxiv] Discussion

From: FRIGN <>
Date: Tue, 9 Aug 2016 20:18:01 +0200

On Tue, 9 Aug 2016 18:36:34 +0200
Silvan Jegen <> wrote:

Hey Silvan,

> Personally, I would opt for taking out the thumbnail view and maybe
> try to get rid of the font handling (if possible; maybe just use a key
> press to write the file name to stdout?) to reduce the dependencies
> somewhat.

then it would basically be feh.

> Of course one could get rid of all the image format dependencies and
> use only farbfeld, if one finds someone willing to write/debug
> farbfeld converters for all image formats so that sxiv would only
> have to speak farbfeld.

farbfeld is damn stable and one can easily use the 2ff tool to convert
from all possible image formats with the help of imagemagick.

Look at sent on how it is handled there.



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