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I need an image viewer to help me see the XY coordinates inside an image (mouse cursor position relative to top left corner of the image). Could somebody please recommend me one?

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GIMP will do this.

sudo apt-get install gimp

I just discovered that Geeqie will do this as well:

sudo apt-get install geeqie

Then in the menus click "View" >> "Pixel Info" and it'll show the pixel info (position and RGB !) in the status bar.

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The GIMP is not a "viewer" but an "image manipulation program" (an editor) but yes, it will do the work perfectly. If you need to use the gimp just to watch, simply hit the "TAB" key (above CAPS LOCK) in order to hide the toolbars. Thanks for sharing and good luck! – Geppettvs D'Constanzo May 22 '13 at 23:48
I wouldn't recommend using the GIMP as an image viewer because it needs a long time to load. – FSMaxB May 23 '13 at 16:03
Yes, I was thinking of something as lightweight like IrfanView on Windows. But then I think I'm gonna write one myself using python. :) – 3k- Jun 9 '13 at 15:02

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