xv - Interactive image display program for X

Distribution: CentOS 6
Repository: Nux Dextop i386
Package name: xv
Package version: 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520
Package release: 11.el6.nux
Package architecture: i686
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 1.25 MB
Download size: 520.40 KB
Official Mirror: li.nux.ro
This is the famous 'xv' by John Bradley. It is shareware, but we ship it with the permission of the authors. It is a graphics viewer for many file types, including gif, jpg, tiff, xwd, etc. It also has manipulation features such as cropping, expanding, etc. Patched to include flmask, a popular feature in Japan.



  • mimehandler(application/pdf)
  • mimehandler(application/postscript)
  • mimehandler(image/bmp)
  • mimehandler(image/gif)
  • mimehandler(image/jpeg)
  • mimehandler(image/png)
  • mimehandler(image/rle)
  • mimehandler(image/tiff)
  • mimehandler(image/vnd.wap.wbmp)
  • mimehandler(image/x-bmp)
  • mimehandler(image/x-fits)
  • mimehandler(image/x-icb)
  • mimehandler(image/x-iff)
  • mimehandler(image/x-ilbm)
  • mimehandler(image/x-pcx)
  • mimehandler(image/x-pds.vicar)
  • mimehandler(image/x-photo-cd)
  • mimehandler(image/x-png)
  • mimehandler(image/x-portable-bitmap)
  • mimehandler(image/x-sgi)
  • mimehandler(image/x-sun-raster)
  • mimehandler(image/x-tga)
  • mimehandler(image/x-vnd.sun.pm)
  • mimehandler(image/x-xbitmap)
  • mimehandler(image/x-xwindowdump)
  • mimehandler(image/x-zx)
  • mimehandler(image/xpm)
  • xv = 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-11.el6.nux
  • xv(x86-32) = 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-11.el6.nux

    Install Howto

    1. Download the latest nux-dextop-release rpm from
    2. Install nux-dextop-release rpm:
      # rpm -Uvh nux-dextop-release*rpm
    3. Install xv rpm package:
      # yum install xv


    • /usr/bin/bggen
    • /usr/bin/vdcomp
    • /usr/bin/xcmap
    • /usr/bin/xv
    • /usr/bin/xvpictoppm
    • /usr/share/applications/livna-xv.desktop
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/BUGS
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/CHANGELOG
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/CPMASK
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/DISTRIBUTE.txt
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/IDEAS
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/README
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/README.FLmask
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/README.jumbo
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/README.pcd
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/copyright.h
    • /usr/share/doc/xv-3.10a/xv_mgcsfx.sample
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/48x48/apps/xv.png
    • /usr/share/man/fi/man1/xv.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/bggen.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/vdcomp.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/xcmap.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/xv.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/xvpictoppm.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/pl/man1/xvpictoppm.1.gz


    2010-07-19 - Paul Howarth <paul@city-fan.org> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-11 - drop dependency on man, except for EL-4 build where it's required for ownership of %{_mandir}/{fi,pl} (later releases include these directories in the filesystem package)

    2009-09-15 - Gabriel Somlo <somlo at cmu.edu> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-10 - update desktop file MimeType list (thanks to goeran@uddeborg.se)

    2009-09-03 - Paul Howarth <paul@city-fan.org> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-9 - clean up prep, build, install, and changelog sections prior to surgery - include Greg Roelofs' jumbo patch update (20081216) - drop -imc patch, included in jumbo patch update - get upstream tarball from ftp.trilon.com - add patch cleaning up pointer conversions and buffer overflow checks that could get optimized out by compilers due to invalid code constructs - add FLMask patch (rebased; original won't apply over jumbo patch) - add HTML format manual - reshuffle documents and put them all in the same directory hierarchy - require hicolor-icon-theme for ownership of icon directory - associate image MIME types with xv in desktop file and add scriptlets - add some manpage translations from PLD - require man for ownership of translated manpage directories - add desktop file and package summary/description translations from PLD - make doc package noarch for F-10, EL-6 onwards - fix buildreqs, Makefile, and scriptlets for EL-4 compatibility

    2009-03-29 - Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora [AT] leemhuis [DOT] info> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-8 - rebuild for new F11 features

    2008-10-18 - Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora [AT] leemhuis [DOT] info> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-7 - rebuild

    2008-08-03 - Thorsten Leemhuis <fedora [AT] leemhuis [DOT] info> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-6 - rebuild

    2008-01-18 - Gabriel Somlo <somlo at cmu.edu> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-5 - fix window destroy, file dialog bugs (thanks to <Ian.Collier@comlab.ox.ac.uk>)

    2007-12-17 - Gabriel Somlo <somlo at cmu.edu> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-4 - added icon

    2007-12-14 - Gabriel Somlo <somlo at cmu.edu> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-3 - move utf8 cleanup to prep section - remove redundant BuildRequires - remove redundant manpages from doc directory - added desktop file - split out documentation into separate subpackage

    2007-12-12 - Gabriel Somlo <somlo at cmu.edu> 3.10a.jumbopatch.20070520-2 - spec file cleanup - remove redundant doc files, make the rest of them utf8-clean