inkview – slideshow program which uses SVG files
inkview [FILES] … [somewhere/*.svg] …
Inkview is a slideshow program which uses SVG files. One or more FILES
may be specified on the command-line and the slideshow will consist of
the files supplied on the command line in the given order.
Left or Page Up: show previous slide
Right, Page Down, or space bar: show next slide
Up: go to first slide
Down: go to last slide
Escape, q or Q: quit
F11: go to fullscreen mode/revert back to window mode
Return: pop up window with slide buttons (first, prev, next, last)
You can use the command inkview /usr/share/inkscape/examples/*.svg* to
browse through the examples included in the inkscape package.
There are no options yet.
add a default SVG for when a document does not load.
add a usage/help command line switch
inkscape and the inkview related part of the inkscape wiki:
This codebase owes its existence to a large number of contributors
throughout its various incarnations. See inkscape for more informa‐
This man-page was written by Wolfram Quester
INKSCAPE December 28, 2004 inkview