Getting a photo

David Shaw dshaw at
Tue Jun 4 00:55:01 CEST 2002

On Sun, Jun 02, 2002 at 03:42:42PM +0200, Marc Mutz wrote:
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> On Sunday 02 June 2002 04:55, David Shaw wrote:
> <snip>
> > If you don't want to deal with the temp file, or just like getting
> > the data as a stream, you could try creating a named pipe (via
> > mkfifo), and catting the jpg data into it with something like
> >
> >   photo-viewer "cat > my-named-pipe"
> <snip>
> Hmm, this screams for --photo-fd and gpgme support ;-)

It does indeed.  I just added --attribute-fd to the development
version.  It'll make things a lot easier in getting the photos out for
display with frontends.


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