TerminalImage is a library to show images on terminals. Currently, this library supports iTerm2 and terminals with libsixel installed.
TerminalImage alternatives and similar gems
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Add this line to your application's Gemfile:
Terminals other than iTerm2:
img2sixel command following https://github.com/saitoha/libsixel#install
# Print image by File object TerminalImage.show(File.open('your-image-path.png')) # Print image from URL TerminalImage.show_url('https://raw.githubusercontent.com/unhappychoice/terminal_image/master/images/sample.png') # Get encoded string ready to be displayed string = TerminalImage.encode(File.open('your-image-path.png')) # Get encoded string ready to be displayed from URL string = TerminalImage.encode_url('https://raw.githubusercontent.com/unhappychoice/terminal_image/master/images/sample.png')
Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at https://github.com/unhappychoice/terminal_image. This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.
The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.
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