Re: Image viewers

On Thu, 2004-07-15 at 19:49, Louis Garcia wrote:
> Why are there two image viewers for gnome. Eog and gthumb basically do
> the same thing. I personally like gthumb as eog ui can use some work. As
> I understand eog is used as a bonobo component for nautilus to display
> images in the nautilus window. Why can't we just move the bonobo
> component to gthumb and kill eog?

EoG is in the Desktop, gThumb is just a program which uses GNOME.

They also have different use-cases -- eog is for displaying a single
image (which has been found using say nautilus), whereas gThumb is a
browser/viewer/slideshow program.

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