webmagick(1) create gallery thumbnails for websites


webmagick [OPTIONS]


WebMagick `webmagick' recurses through directories of images and builds HTML pages and image-maps to display those images in a web browser. Options may be specified on the command line as --option or in .webmagickrc files as $opt_option. By default WebMagick processes files in the current directory. See --srcdir for a way to process files in a different directory.


Print debug messages (default off)
Force cached thumbnails to be generated (default off)
Force HTML files to be generated (default off)
--[no]forcemontage Force montage (default off)
Ignore directories with names like _vti (FrontPage directories) (default on)
Display usage message (default off)
Recurse directory tree (default off)
Image directory to process
Tell us more ... (default off)
Print version and exit (default off)


Relative path under rootdir to webmagick icons
Global base URL for webmagick icons
Path to prepend to generated URLs (e.g. /~username)
Absolute path to server root (NCSA DocumentRoot)

Server-side imagemaps:

Imagemap CGI program URL (set to '' for none)
Server-side map type ("ncsa" or "cern")
--[no]serversidemap Enable server-side map writting (default off)


Directory-name to title cross-reference file name
Image-name to thumbnail label cross-reference file name
Name of master index files (default server index)
Base name of page-related index files
Name of directory info file


Cache thumbnails (default on)
Subdirectory name to cache thumbnails in (default .cache)
Format of cached thumbnails (default JPEG)
Cache thumbnail geometry (default thumbgeom)
Smallest image to cache in pixels. (default 300*200)


Force imagemap to be in GIF format (default off)
Force imagemap to be in JPEG format (default off)
Quality of JPEG imagemaps
Maximum size of GIF imagemap before trying JPEG
Montage columns
Montage rows (max)
Map generated image files to Netscape 216-color cube (default off)
Montage background color
--thumbframebgcolor Background color inside of Frame (unused if no Frame)
--thumbborderwidth Thumbnail border width (pixels)
Thumbnail image composition operation (default Copy) Over, In, Out, Atop, Xor, Plus, Minus, Add, Subtract, Difference, Bumpmap, Copy, MatteReplace, Mask, Blend, Displace
Thumbnail title font
Montage foreground color (effects label color)
Geometry of frame around thumbnail (default no frame)
Thumbnail geometry (widthxheight)
Direction thumbnail gravitates to (default Center) NorthWest, North, NorthEast, West, Center, East, SouthWest, South, SouthEast. North is up.
Format for default thumbnail text label
Label width (in characters) to truncate to.
Frame color (if thumbnail frames enabled)
Enable decorative shadow under thumbnail
Texture to tile onto the image background
--thumbtransparent Transparent color
Zoom filter algorithm (Box/Triangle/Mitchell)

HTML Colors & Appearance:

Optional user address info
Don't show WebMagick address and copyright info on pages (default off)
Link (active) color
Background color (also applied to JPEG montage background)
Foreground text color
Link (unvisited) color
Link (visited) color
Link (active) color (directory frame)
Background color (directory frame)
Foreground color (directory frame)
Link (unvisited) color (directory frame)
Link (visited) color (directory frame)
Extension for directory frame
URL to stylesheet (overrides other color options)
Output updates date (default on)
Page footer (imagemap frame) (default to </CENTER>)
Page header (imagemap frame) (default to <CENTER>)
Enable JavaScript output (default off)
Per-image HTML file generation (default off)
Per-image HTML file extension (default .html)
Per-image HTML, extra HTML to display below image (default to </CENTER>)
Per-image HTML, show navigation buttons (default off)
--[no]pichtmlputtitle Put per-image HTML picture title (default on)
Per-image HTML default frame target
End tags for per-image HTML picture title (default </P>)
--pichtmltitlestart Start tags for per-image HTML picture title (default <P>)
Per-image HTML, extra HTML to display above image (default to <CENTER>)
--[no]readmevisible Show README.html on first page rather than just linking (default off)
Use HTML tables instead of imagemaps for thumbnails (default off)
Page title

Frame Options:

Use frames, if no - single directory collection assumed (default on)
--framemarginwidth Pixels allocated to frame margin in horizontal direction
--framemarginheight Pixels allocated to frame margin in vertical direction
Pixels allocated to frame border
Enable (YES) or disable (NO) decorative frame borders
Frame style to use (out of those available)
Allow user to configure framestyle, columns and rows (requires javascript and tables) (default off)

Messages Replacement:

"Copyright "
"%B %e, %Y" (see strftime(3))
"Directory Navigator"
"Index of directory"
"Index of files "
"Page Navigator"
"Page updated on"
"Produced by"


Report bugs to <[email protected]>. Visit the WebMagick web page at http://webmagick.sourceforge.net/