bugranger - Bugs: bug #39737, image preview with w3mimgdisplay


bug #39737: image preview with w3mimgdisplay

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Fri 09 Aug 2013 02:10:28 PM UTC
Votes: 100
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  None
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Mon 14 Jul 2014 12:17:35 AM UTC, comment #2: 

w3m can't render images in urxvt, if the depth is 32. Be sure that you comment the line URxvt*depth: 32 in your ~/.Xresources. This should be in the documentation.

Tue 05 Nov 2013 12:47:24 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Got the exact same error "Failed to execute w3mimgdisplay" using Arch and Ranger with the preview_images set to true.

Daniel Sandman <almehdin>
Fri 09 Aug 2013 02:10:28 PM UTC, original submission:  

archlinux, with w3m and urxvt-256
set preview_images true

ranger version: 1.6.1, executed with python 3.3.2
Locale: en_US.UTF-8
Current file: ~/test.jpg
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/core/main.py", line 133, in main
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/core/fm.py", line 310, in loop
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/gui/ui.py", line 263, in redraw
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/gui/ui.py", line 311, in finalize
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/gui/displayable.py", line 254, in finalize
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/gui/widgets/browserview.py", line 123, in finalize
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/gui/widgets/pager.py", line 104, in draw_image
    self.fm.notify(e, bad=True)
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/gui/widgets/pager.py", line 96, in draw_image
    self.x, self.y, self.wid, self.hei),
  File "/usr/lib/python3.3/site-packages/ranger/ext/img_display.py", line 64, in generate_w3m_input
    raise Exception('Failed to execute w3mimgdisplay')
Exception: Failed to execute w3mimgdisplay

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