lores

Render image files in the terminal


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Install
pip install lores==0.0.5

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lores

Render images in the terminal. Pronounced 'Lo-Res'.

install

pip install lores. Done.

lores depends on pillow, requests, and vari; the above command installs dependencies as needed.

use

Render a local or remote image in your terminal:

lores fixtures/parrot.png
lores --columns=40 http://octodex.github.com/images/original.jpg

example/example.png

help

As expected, via -h or --help:

usage: lores [-h] [-c COLUMNS] imfile

Render images on the terminal. http://github.com/philadams/lores

positional arguments:
  imfile                image file to render

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -c COLUMNS, --columns COLUMNS
                        width of img in terminal columns

future

  • better error reporting (don't just defer to e.g. requests or PIL libs)