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catimg - fast image printing in to your terminal

CATIMG(1) General Commands Manual CATIMG(1)

NAME

catimg - fast image printing in to your terminal
 

SYNOPSIS

catimg [ options] image
 

DESCRIPTION

catimg is a little program written in C with no dependencies that prints images in the terminal. It supports JPEG, PNG and GIF formats.
 

OPTIONS

-h
Prints a help message
-w WIDTH
Specify the width of the displayed image, by default catimg will use the terminal width.
-l LOOPS
Specify the amount of loops that catimg should repeat a GIF. A value of 1 means that the GIF will be displayed twice. A negative value implies infinity.
-r RESOLUTION
Possible values 1 or 2. Force the resolution of the image. By default catimg will check if rendering in higher resolution is possible and do so or use the lower one.
-c
Convert colors to a restricted palette. This is useful when terminal only support a limited set of colors. This transformation should be more accurate than the one performed by the terminal.
 

BUGS

Please report any bugs to https://github.com/posva/catimg/issues.
 

AUTHORS

catimg was written by Eduardo San Martin Morote (https://github.com/posva)
This manual page was written by Jonathan Carter <jcarter@linux.com> and Eduardo San Martin Morote
January 2017 catimg