landslide(1) html5 slideshow generator


landslide [options] ...


Landside is a tool which can generates an HTML5 slideshow using lightweight markup as input.

You can write your slide contents easily using two syntaxes:


This tool support CSS/JS theming, PDF export (using PrinceXML Python library), embed images with Base64 (for stand-alone document) and fancy transitions.

Sample presentation is visible here : <>.


-h, --help
show help message and exit
-b, --debug
Will display any exception trace to stdin
-d FILE, --destination=FILE
The path to the to the destination file: .html or .pdf extensions allowed (default: presentation.html)
-e ENCODING, --encoding=ENCODING
The encoding of your files (defaults to utf8)
-i, --embed
Embed stylesheet and javascript contents, base64-encoded images in presentation to make a standalone document
-t THEME, --theme=THEME
A theme name, or path to a landlside theme directory
-o, --direct-ouput
Prints the generated HTML code to stdin; won't work with PDF export
-q, --quiet
Won't write anything to stdin (silent mode)
-v, --verbose
Write informational messages to stdin (enabled by default)


Note: PDF export requires the `prince` program:


Damien Raude-Morvan <[email protected]>