Package caca-utils

Colour AsCii Art Text mode graphics utilities based on libcaca

This package contains utilities and demonstration programs for libcaca, the
Colour AsCii Art library.

cacaview is a simple image viewer for the terminal. It opens most image
formats such as JPEG, PNG, GIF etc. and renders them on the terminal using
ASCII art. The user can zoom and scroll the image, set the dithering method
or enable anti-aliasing.

cacaball is a tiny graphic program that renders animated ASCII metaballs on
the screen, cacafire is a port of AALib's aafire and displays burning ASCII
art flames, and cacademo is a simple application that shows the libcaca
rendering features such as line and ellipses drawing, triangle filling and
sprite blitting.

General Commands (Section 1)
This manual page documents briefly the cacademo and cacafire programs. cacademo displays ASCII art effects with animated transitions: metaballs, moire pattern...
cacaplay plays libcaca animation files. These files can be created by any libcaca program by setting the CACA_DRIVER environment variable to raw and storing the...
cacaserver reads libcaca animation files in its standard input and serves them as ANSI art on network port 51914. These animations can be created by any libcaca...
cacaview is a lightweight text mode image viewer. It renders images using colour ASCII characters. It is a powerful add-on to famous console programs such as...
img2txt converts images to colour ASCII characters and outputs them to text-based coloured files. img2txt can load the most widespread image formats: PNG, JPEG...