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Old 04-15-2011, 09:45 AM   #1
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png or pdf files in linux text-mode

is it possible to view png or pdf files in linux text-mode?
Old 04-15-2011, 10:33 AM   #2
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If you mean view the image content, then no. If you could view graphics in text-mode, then what would be the point in distinguishing the two modes?

You can view any file with other tools, however. I suggest od:
od -tx1 file.pdf
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