darktable-viewer(1) a stand-alone slideshow viewer that displays the images of your current collection fullscreen


darktable-viewer [-h, --help; --version] [--random] [--repeat] [--core <darktable options>]


darktable is a digital photography workflow application for Linux, Mac OS X and several other Unices. It's described further in darktable(1).

darktable-viewer is a stand-alone slideshow viewer that displays the images of your current collection fullscreen. Press Esc to stop.


All parameters are optional. If started without parameters darktable-viewer uses reasonable defaults.
-h, --help
Gives usage information and terminates.
Gives copyright and version information and terminates.
Displays images in random instead of the default sequential order.
Continues the slideshow in an endless loop instead of terminating after the last image.
--core <darktable options>
All command line parameters following --core are passed to the darktable core and handled as standard parameters. See darktable(1) for a detailed description of the options.


The principal developer of darktable is Johannes Hanika. The (hopefully) complete list of contributors to the project is:

* developers: Henrik Andersson, Johannes Hanika, Tobias Ellinghaus, Ulrich Pegelow.

* ubuntu packaging, color management, video tutorials: Pascal de Bruijn.

* opencl pipeline, usermanual: Ulrich Pegelow.

* networking, battle testing, translation expert: Alexandre Prokoudine.

* translation: a3novy, Alexandre Prokoudine, Anocha Yimsiriwattana, Artur de Sousa Rocha, Daniele Giorgis, Dimitrios Psychogios, Ger Siemerink, Guilherme Brondani Torri, Henrik Andersson, José Carlos Casimiro, Josep Puigdemont, María Leandro, Mauro Bartoccelli, Michał Prędotka, Mikko Ruohola, Milan Knížek, Olivier Tribout, Pascal Obry, Richard Levitte, Roberto Quintero, Sebastien Delcoigne, Thomas Costis, Thomas Pryds, Tobias Ellinghaus, Victor Lamoine.

* contributors: Aldric Renaudin, Alexandre Prokoudine, Alexey Dokuchaev, Ammon Riley, Anton Keks, Antony Dovgal, Ari Makela, Benjamin Cahill, Brian Teague, Bruce Guenter, Cherrot Luo, Chris Mason, Christian Tellefsen, David Morel, Denis Cheremisov, Dennis Gnad, Diego Segura, Dimitrios Psychogios, Eckhart Pedersen, Edouard Gomez, Edward Herr, František Šidák, Gaspard Jankowiak, Ger Siemerink, Gianluigi Calcaterra, Guilherme Brondani Torri, Ivan Tarozzi, James C. McPherson, Jan Kundrát, Jean-Sébastien Pédron, Jérémy Rosen, Jesper Pedersen, Joao Trindade, Jon Leighton, Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo, Josef Wells, Julian J. M, Mattias Eriksson, Michal Babej, Michał Prędotka, Moritz Lipp, Olivier Tribout, Pascal de Bruijn, Pascal Obry, parafin, Petr Styblo, Pierre Le Magourou, Richard Levitte, Richard Tollerton, Robert Bieber, Roland Riegel, Roman Lebedev, Rostyslav Pidgornyi, Sergey Pavlov, Simon Harhues, Simon Spannagel, Stuart Henderson, Terry Jeffress, Tim Harder, Togan Muftuoglu, Tom Vanderpoel, Ulrich Pegelow, Wolfgang Goetz, Wolfgang Kuehnel, Yari Adan, hal, jan, maigl, tuxuser. And all those of you that made previous releases possible.

This man page was written by Ulrich Pegelow <[email protected]> as part of the usermanual. It was turned into a man page by Tobias Ellinghaus <[email protected]>.


Copyright (C) 2009-2015 by Authors.

darktable is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GPL v3 or (at your option) any later version.