Created 13 Oct 2008 at 22:29 UTC by grumbel.Homepage: http://galapix.googlecode.com
Freshmeat page: http://freshmeat.net/projects/galapix/
galapix is an image viewer that allows you to directly zoom into large collection of tens of thousand of images from tiny thumbnails down to the images original size fluently with very short load times and no loss of interactivity. It accomplishes this by keeping a tile cache which stores not only thumbnails for one size, but thumbnails of many different sizes. This thumbnail cache requires at maximum 1.5x times as much storage as the images themselves. galapix can also be used to view gigapixel sized images, it however currently requires the tiles for that to be generated previously, which can take quite a bit of time and memory. galapix supports a wide varity of image formats including JPEG, PNG, XCF (Gimp), KRA (Krita) and all stuff supported by ImageMagick.
License: GPLv3 or later
This project has the following developers:
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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