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Re: Configure external image viewer?

From: thierry . volpiatto
Subject: Re: Configure external image viewer?
Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2009 21:12:05 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.110011 (No Gnus v0.11) Emacs/23.0.92 (gnu/linux) writes:

> Hi,
> Teemu Likonen <> writes:
>> On 2009-04-27 17:10 (UTC), Tim Landscheidt wrote:
>>> Teemu Likonen <> wrote:
>>>> I tried to edit my ~/.mailcap file and added the following line to
>>>> the file. It didn't have any effect.
>>>>     image/*; gwenview '%s'; test=test "$DISPLAY"
>>> Try it with just:
>>> | image/*; /usr/bin/gwenview %s
>> Does not help. If "imagemagick" package is installed in my Debian system
>> then ImageMagick is opened (but not the image). If the package is not
>> installed nothing seems to happen. In both cases the *Messages* buffer
>> prints this:
>>     Viewing with display 'jpeg:%s'
>>     Displaying display 'jpeg:/tmp/emm.3264rZC/file.jpg'...done
> Do you have the metamail package installed?
> If so, you can have this entry in .mailcap:
> image/jpeg; showpicture -viewer display %s

Another thing, the image/* ... entry have to be after the other image
entries (e.g image/jpg, image/jpeg, etc...)

A + Thierry Volpiatto
Location: Saint-Cyr-Sur-Mer - France

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