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== Features ==
 
== Features ==
 
* Extremely lightweight and fast with low memory usage
 
* Extremely lightweight and fast with low memory usage
* Very suitable for default image viewer of desktop system
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* Very suitable for default image viewer of a desktop system
 
* Simple and intuitive interface
 
* Simple and intuitive interface
 
* Minimal lib dependency: Only pure GTK+ is used
 
* Minimal lib dependency: Only pure GTK+ is used
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== FAQ ==
 
== FAQ ==
 
* How to set GPicView to default image viewer:
 
* How to set GPicView to default image viewer:
 
 
  xdg-mime default gpicview.desktop `grep 'MimeType=' /usr/share/applications/gpicview.desktop | sed -e 's/.*=//' -e 's/;/ /g'`
 
  xdg-mime default gpicview.desktop `grep 'MimeType=' /usr/share/applications/gpicview.desktop | sed -e 's/.*=//' -e 's/;/ /g'`
  
'''Note''': xdg-utils is needed here. It's a tool released by Portland project of Freedesktop.org. Most modern Linux distros have this tool installed by default.
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'''Note''': xdg-utils is needed here. It's a tool released by the Portland project of Freedesktop.org. Most modern Linux distros have this tool installed by default.
  
 
== External links ==
 
== External links ==

Latest revision as of 19:59, 18 September 2019

GPicView
GPicView about to go fullscreen
GPicView about to go fullscreen
Developer LXDE Team (洪任諭 or Hong Jen Yee, aka PCMan)
Latest version 0.2.5 (from 21 Feb. 2016)
Genre Picture Viewer
License GNU General Public License, LGPL
Website lxde.org

GPicView is the standard picture viewer of LXDE. GPicView features lightning fast startup and an intuitive interface.

Features

  • Extremely lightweight and fast with low memory usage
  • Very suitable for default image viewer of a desktop system
  • Simple and intuitive interface
  • Minimal lib dependency: Only pure GTK+ is used
  • Desktop independent: Doesn't require any specific desktop environment
  • Open source, licensed under GNU GPL

FAQ

  • How to set GPicView to default image viewer:
xdg-mime default gpicview.desktop `grep 'MimeType=' /usr/share/applications/gpicview.desktop | sed -e 's/.*=//' -e 's/;/ /g'`

Note: xdg-utils is needed here. It's a tool released by the Portland project of Freedesktop.org. Most modern Linux distros have this tool installed by default.

External links