Photo ID patch

Jonathan Hayward jshayward at
Sun Jul 29 01:24:02 CEST 2001

Frank Tobin wrote:

> tftp, at 14:12 -0700 on Sat, 28 Jul 2001, wrote:
>     Most (all?) of Linux distributions don't come with xv. This is a
>     troublesome default. It would be not unreasonable to default to
>     ee, since GNOME is installed often, on BSD too.
> The problem with "ee" is that on FreeBSD "ee" is the name of the default
> editor, "easy editor".  In the ports collection for FreeBSD, Electries
> Eyes' binary is renamed to "ElectricEyes" to avoid namespace clashing.

Default to a script, packaged with the binary, that invokes an
OS/distribution appropriate viewer.  Could just call whatever ee is named;
could perhaps make another choice.

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Jonathan Hayward
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