Questions about opening / editing / saving images using image-editing applications.

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Is there a command-line program that can output ascii art as an image?

Is there a command-line program that can convert an image to ascii art and then save that output as an image e.g. jpg or png? To illustrate what I'm in need of, I want to convert the image below into ...
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Tagging files in Nautilus [duplicate]

I would like to be able to add tags to images files by right clicking in the image file and be able to search by tags directly in nautilus without using an app like shotwell. Is there anyway to do ...
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Alternative image viewers

I dont really like Eye of Gnome (EOG). What other image viewers are available for Ubuntu? I am using gwenview but it takes a long time to load.
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How to create images from iso for KVM?

Hi all :) I want to create a KVM image from an existing iso file (for glance on OpenStack), but i didn't find how to do it. Can you help me pleaaase ?
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How to extract still images from VOB file

How can I extract still images (jpeg?) from a VOB video file?
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Error interpreting JPEG image file (Not a JPEG… I can't open it! Hex editor file extrange

I can't open my .jpg files. It shows: Error interpreting JPEG image file (Not a JPEG file: starts with... I had found some similar problem but without resolving. I tried various softwares but ...
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BMP C library to open and save image

Can anyone recommend me a C library for loading and saving .bmp images. I need to load the image, edit some bits, and then save it. I have found the DevIl library, but I can't find the way to use it ...
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Is there any remote browsing solution with images? [closed]

I need a browser for my Linux server. My server Google queries are banned. It asking for CAPTCHA, but I can`t write in w3m, cos I don't see the image. Is there any solution for this?
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Browser does not load all graphics on websites, especially on facebook

unfortunatly my browser (google chrome) does not load all images. Everytime I visit facebook the browser does not load all images. I had that problem already on ubuntu 12.04, but 13.04 has got the ...
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image from webserver is not shown in web browser

I am new ubuntu and recently I install 'xampp 1.8.1' on my ubuntu 12.10. My problem is that image from server can not be shown. My code is <div class="sideBlock unSung"> <h4>Unsung ...
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How do I set up a background Image for console in ubuntu

Some of you may know this from opensuse. There the console is able to have a background. Is Ubuntu also able to have a backround image outside the x window system?
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Why can't I see jpg images in kijiji upload

I am trying to upload images for an ad in kijiji and I can't sof ee all the jpg images present on my desktop when I want to upload them. I can see them as jpg images on the desktop but not on the ...
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How to optimize whole folder with jpegtran?

back in Windows I would use jpegtran program to process all of the images in a folder. However, there doesn't seem to be an application in Ubuntu with UI for performing the same task. Obviously, I ...
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How to resize an image through the terminal?

I have Ubuntu 10.04. I have converted image through terminal using the following command: convert myfigure.png myfigure.jpg. But I want to resize the height and width of the converted image. Is ...
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How do I combine Multiple TIF files into a Single TIF file?

I have a series of TIF files and would like to convert them into a Single TIF file How do I do that?
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How do I change the bucket fill colour in Gimp Image Editor?

How do I change the bucket fill colour in Gimp Image Editor?
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cannot print pdf pages with images

When I try to print a PDF file that contains images, the printing stops just before the first page that contains an image. If the first page contains an image, only a single blank page is printed. I ...
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Problems with Grub Customizer 3.0.4

I have had problems with Grub Customizer with 12.10. One of the problems is that the up and down arrow keys don't function when I add a background image. I recently had to reinstall Ubuntu because I ...
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Where can I find testing version of ubuntu in development [duplicate]

I am looking for testing version of Ubuntu 13.04, I have looked in this question Alternate ISO image for current unstable (alpha/beta) releases but the links in the answer did not show me the place to ...
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Is 12.10 avconv's image sequence support (img%03d.jpg) broken?

I'm using avconv version 0.8.5-6:0.8.5-0ubuntu0.12.10.1, and am trying to encode a sequence of PNGs into a video, using the wildcard format (avconv -f image2 -i img%d.jpg /tmp/a.mpg), found in both ...
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How to find and download a image file of specific resolution using wget?

How can I find and download an image file of specific resolution e.g.: 100x99 whose file name is not known using wget? Thanks in advance.
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Extracting images from video in 1 minute intervals

I would like to extract images from a video Exp01.avi, the video is 25 minutes long. I want the images to be extracted from the video after every 1 minute interval. Please someone tell me how to do ...
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Netpbm PAM image format support not working

The Netpbm PAM documentation suggests that I will have a fairly seamless transition if I choose to start using PAM instead of PPM/PGM/PBM as an image format: "PAM" is in fact a fourth format. But ...
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Can I take an image of Login person after 3 login attempts fail?

IS there any way to take an image after 3 login attempts fail.and later i want shutdown system and before this i would like to block all ports so the person cant access the system thorough any ...
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how to extract UI images like icons, windows, buttons from ubuntu 12?

I have downloaded the Ubuntu OS for my computer. I needed few system ui images. But unable to find, i need them for my icons and windows. Thank you
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feh alternative that reproduce .gif

I love feh to classify my image collections, I've set the actions to move the current image to a certain directory, the problem comes when trying to open gifs, feh doesn't animate them. Therefore I ...
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How do I change the background at boot time for Ubuntu 12.04?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 with gnome. I want to replace the background image of the screen where I'm asked to choose between Windows and Ubuntu. I replaced this image ...
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Software for making mosaic image from a collection of images

I have a collection of images and an image that I want to generate from that collection. What software is there available for Ubuntu for generating a mosaic image? How to do it?
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how to reduce size of an image from 130 kb to between 20kb - 50 kb

As per a requirement mentioned here the size of photos submitted should be between 20kb-50kb. I have my scanned photos which have been cropped but the sizes are still ~139 kb. If I reduce the pixels ...
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How to create an image of my ubuntu 12.10

Hi last week I installed ubuntu 12.10 on my laptop and Today I have my system more or less configure as I like. I would like to know how can I create an image of the system that can use to install ...
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How to find all images with a certain pixel size using commandline?

I am trying to find all JPG images within a folder with subfolders that have either width or hight below 300px. This way I want to detect old thumbnails and delete them. For sure I can find all ...
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Zoom in on Small photos without losing pixel crispness

I'm working on some pixel art but when I preview it in something like eye of gnome, the image gets blurry instead of showing crisp pixels. I know this sounds backwards, but how do I prevent that? ...
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What fast image viewers are available for Ubuntu?

What is the fastest / most responsive image viewer? I'm looking for a program that is responsive and opens large .jpgs fast - progressively and/or by cleverly loading only parts it will render. A 6 ...
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a lot of noise on image

hi i have some image problem both in libreoffice draw and default image viewer that the picture is so noisy but when i look into another image viewer the image become less noisy. and i realize when i ...
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Firefox image background turned grainy

I've been tinkering a lot with the drivers for my Intel HD Graphics CPU - installing different drivers and activating SNA. So far without breaking anything. The only change I've noticed is that the ...
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very poor images quality in Chromium

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and the images rendering in Chromium browser are very very poor. Here is a screenshot : I've tried also in Firefox and it seems to be better than Chromium but still weak. I ...
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Upgrade php5-gd on 12.04?

I'm working with the GD library for image manipulation, to which I need to create some transparent PNGs. Instead, I'm getting a black background. I've looked everywhere on how to generate a blank, ...
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Weird titles and images?

I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 and I am BRAND new to the whole ubuntu thing. I installed it alongside windows and it opened up just fine but when i go through certain pages, like in the ubuntu software ...
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Gimp won't open PSD file: 'no such file or directory' [closed]

Trying to open a PSD file in Gimp, I get this message: Opening '/home/neils/Downloads/file.psd' failed: Error loading PSD file: No such file or directory The terminal output reads: (gimp:2785): ...
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Intelectual Property of files uploaded to Ubuntu One

Ubuntu, I am an artist thinking about using ubuntu one to back up my art / photos / other work. I have a very important question about the files and photos that I upload to Ubuntu one: Do I lose ...
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How can I instruct Nautilus to pre-generate thumbnails?

I have a large library of PDF documents (papers, lectures, handouts) that I want to be able to quickly navigate through. For that I need thumbnails. At the same time however, I see that the ...
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Is it possible to increase the size of thumbnails in the filename conflict dialog?

When the files being moved or copied are images, bigger thumbnails would make it easier to see the file contents and decide on how to solve conflicts. Is there any way the default thumbnail size in ...
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how to use comix to open image folders together?

I have an album containing many image folders. I want to watch them using comix directly, unfortunately i must open each folder one by one. How to open them together with comix?. or, do you have any ...
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Is there a quick way to convert camera raw files to DNG?

Before I switched from Windows to Ubuntu for my daily computing, I used Adobe's Photoshop Lightroom for processing photos from my DSLR. Adobe made it really straightforward to batch convert from ...
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Can I get an image containing both Ubuntu Desktop and Ubuntu Server?

I am a professor teaching operating systems. The students find it convenient to use a GUI in Ubuntu. However, after installing Ubuntu Server, they have to install Ubuntu Desktop. This requires ...
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Grub Customizer doesn't change image background

I use the latest version of Grub Customizer (3.0.2) and Ubuntu 12.04. On "appearance settings" I changed the background image and the font, but once I reboot the system they don't appear on grub, ...
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Cairo Dock: White outline on selected icons?

I installed Cairo Dock and it's working fine, but I'm seeing a white outline on selected icons. I've searched, but cannot find the file (s) associated with this outline. Any ideas? Thanks!
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Why are the images noisy and low quality system wide? Why do the color profiles not activate?

I'm relatively new to Ubuntu (12.04) and I'm now trying to decide if the system is usable for serious photography work. So far I love Unity and the snappiness of the system but there are some problems ...
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Why does Ubuntu only boot when I have the installation USB stick plugged in? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can't boot without Flash Drive plugged in I made a USB image from Ubuntu's main website, for Ubuntu 12.4.1, and it installed and ran perfectly off the harddrive. It ...
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How to start Image Viewer in front?

I use image viewer on the gnome shell. Yet when I am in file manager and open an image, the image opens in the background. How to start in front of everything else?