image browser and JPEG comments

James Tappin sjt at
Mon Nov 7 15:22:06 UTC 2005

On Mon, 7 Nov 2005 15:59:36 +0100
N Chosechu <chosechu at> wrote:

NC> I am looking for an image browser that shows JPEG comments
NC> embedded inside JPEG images, like the ones shown by rdjpgcom
NC> (libjpeg-progs). The only image viewer I know who supports printing
NC> out JPEG comments is 'xli', but it is no browser. Nautilus does not
NC> show them, eog and gthumb neither.

I don't know if it's any use for what you want, but konqueror displays
comments and (if appropriate) EXIF information when you hover the
pointer over the image.


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