bnibuild(1) build a icon file from a directory of Targa icon files


bnibuild [options] [--] inputdir [bnifile]


bnibuild is a simple program which will convert a directory with a text file named bniindex.lst and associated Targa image file into a single icon file.

If bnifile is not specified or is specified as "-", the standard output will be used.

FIXME: specify format of bniindex.lst


-h --help --usage
Print usage information and exit.
-v --version
Print its version number and exit.
Signal end of options. Any further arguments will be treated as filenames even if they begin with a "-".


The current version is available with the bnetd distribution at:


The purpose of some of the fields in the BNI format are not known. Only true-color formats are currently supported.


Marco Ziech ([email protected]) and
Ross Combs ([email protected])