n00b command line help?

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BabaG
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n00b command line help?

Post by BabaG »

could someone post links to tutorials or documentation for command line
commands, options, switches, syntax? can't seem to find any. would like to
look through it before installing.

thanks,
BabaG
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XnTriq
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Post by XnTriq »

Info » Command line help...

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   Usage : xnview [options] files ....
       Options:

           -all               : Open a window for each picture
           -browser           : Launch the browser
           -slide <file>      : Launch slide show

           -full              : Start in fullscreen
           -fi                : Force Fit to Image
           -fa                : Force Xnview to Fit Image

           -ini <file>
           -scan
           -capture

           -clipaste
       You can use 'xnview <folder>' to start browser.

Guest

Post by Guest »

so no functionality like crop, resize, invert?
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foxyshadis
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Post by foxyshadis »

You'd probably want nconvert for that. Or is that what you were asking for help with?
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Post by XnTriq »

foxyshadis wrote:You'd probably want nconvert for that. Or is that what you were asking for help with?
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Post by Guest »

perfect! thanks so much.

BabaG
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Post by Guest »

oh, yeah. one other thing. on getting this help i looked at
the download page. there's no info about the mac platform.
do the downloads work on an intel mac?

thanks again,
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Mac page

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:) Hello !

• Didn't you see the Mac OS Section here ? :wink:

:mrgreen: KR
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Post by Guest »

a lot of the other software i look at is broken down into sections
by mac osx ppc or intel. i only see mac for xnview, no specification
as to processor architecture.