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ray 06-11-2008 02:51 PM

Re: Fast image browser
 
On Wed, 11 Jun 2008 11:25:23 +0200, Alfred Molon wrote:

> I gave a try to Faststone, which is advertised as a fast image viewer,
> but in reality is painfully slow. To make an example, on a Centrino
> 1.4GHz with 2GB RAM Faststone took over 11 seconds to open a 17MP image,
> while Compupic took less than 2 seconds to open the same image.
> Unfortunately Compupic doesn't distinguish between colour spaces and
> assumes any image is sRGB.
> Is there any fast image viewer capable of displaying sRGB and aRGB
> images properly?


gwenview has always worked well for me.

Allodoxaphobia 06-12-2008 12:48 AM

Re: Fast image browser
 
On Wed, 11 Jun 2008 23:15:30 +0200, Alfred Molon wrote:
> In article <6ba740F3apikdU4@mid.individual.net>, ray says...
>
>> gwenview has always worked well for me.

>
> But won't run under XP :-(


Oh. <chuckle> Then, `kuickview` is not an option for you, either.

Jonesy

ray 06-12-2008 12:15 PM

Re: Fast image browser
 
On Wed, 11 Jun 2008 23:15:30 +0200, Alfred Molon wrote:

> In article <6ba740F3apikdU4@mid.individual.net>, ray says...
>
>> gwenview has always worked well for me.

>
> But won't run under XP :-(


I seem to have missed that requirement in your original post! Perhaps it's
time to explore dual booting Linux - or at least boot a Live CD.


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