Re: [dwm] Need a small image resize program

From: Joerg van den Hoff <>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 2008 11:37:01 +0200

On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 10:43:46AM +0200, markus schnalke wrote:
> Hoi community,
> I feel the need for a image resize program that matches the
> Unix and suckless philosophy.
> Currently I'm using ImageMagick, which is just fine, if it is already
> installed. But I was shocked, when I had to install it on a clean
> system: I has that many dependencies!
> The only thing I wanted was a program to resize images and I had to
> install about 80 megabyte!
> Does anyone know a small program that can resize JPEG and PNG images?
> meillo

not exactly what you are looking for, but maybe good old
`xv' is a step in the right direction. for one thing it's
much faster for certain things (e.g. edge detection) than
ImageMagick. don't forget to use floating layout when using

Received on Fri Jun 13 2008 - 11:37:04 UTC

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