Tag: Viewers

sxiv – image viewer

sxiv is a nice alternative to feh. It is very light weight and quite useful. Here is the description:

Description :
sxiv is an alternative to feh and qiv. Its only dependency besides xlib
is imlib2. The primary goal for writing sxiv is to create an image viewer,
which only has the most basic features required for fast image viewing (the
ones I want). It works nicely with tiling window managers and its code base
should be kept small and clean to make it easy for you to dig into it and
customize it for your needs.

For installation, just do:

sudo yum install sxiv

Once installed you can run it with



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viewnior – another image viewer on Linux (with support for GIF)

Here is another Linux viewer (Image) that is worth a mention. URL : http://xsisqox.github.com/Viewnior

Description :

Viewnior is an image viewer program. Created to be simple, fast and elegant.  It\’s minimalistic interface provides more screen space for your images. Among  its features are:

* Fullscreen & Slideshow
* Rotate, flip, save, delete images
* Animation support
* Browse only selected images
* Navigation window
* Simple interface
* Configurable mouse actions

The best part about the viewer is the ability to display gif inherently. Worth a look if you are using a lot of gif images.