Just let quash go in the directory, it makes them and leaves them there.

Gilbert Laycock wrote:
> 
> Carol Spears <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> 
> > Gilbert Laycock wrote:
> > >
> > > I have a rather slow old machine, and often want to browse
> > > through directories of numerically named pictures from a digital
> > > camera. Clicking the "generate preview" can take quite a long time, so
> > > I would like to pre-generate the preview thumbnails if possible.
> > >
> > > I know the previews are stored in .xvpics, as some sort of pnm
> > > image, but how can I find out exactly what format is required? My
> > > attempts at using convert to create previews have failed so far - I
> > > can produce a little image that is very similar to the ones gimp
> > > produces, but gimp just ignores them when it comes to using them for
> > > previews.
> > >
> > > Any suggestions?
> > >
> >
> > Get guash.
> > http://registry.gimp.org/list?name=guash
> >
> 
> OK, guash is good. Thanks very much for the suggestion.
> 
> But the previews are still not exactly pre-generated. So if anybody
> happens to know what format the .xvpic previews are in, or how I can
> find out, or how to make convert from imagemagick produce them, then I
> would still be interested to know.
> 
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