[SATLUG] slideshow program

Todd W. Bucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Mon May 25 22:02:52 CDT 2009


I know that this will probably not suit your specific needs but isn't
there a way to integrate (or create) a flikr slide show then enbed that
into your website?
Todd

On Mon, 2009-05-25 at 13:05 -0500, Borries Demeler wrote:
> > 
> > I would also suggest looking into impress.  While it is not necessarily
> > open-source (probably open-access better describes the OO suite) it will
> > get the job done quite well and IMO the most feature complete portions
> > of the OO suite.
> > 
> > Todd
> 
> No, I am not thinking of a powerpoint presentation replacement, yes, Impress is
> good and I use it exclusively for what it is designed - the html export is way too
> inflexible - for example, it does not permit linking thumbs to hi-rez images, and 
> doesn't allow me to set arbitrary resolutions for thumbs. I was looking for a
> program that specifically generates web pages for a collection of slides and images.
> 
> What I am using now is called "xnview". It comes pretty close, but isn't OSS and 
> lacks some features I need.
> 
> Thanks, -Borries
> 
> > 
> > On Mon, 2009-05-25 at 11:39 -0500, Dennis Myhand wrote:
> > > Borries Demeler wrote:
> > > > Satluggers, 
> > > > I am looking for a feature-rich OSS Linux program to create quickly a slideshow
> > > > on the web from a bunch of pictures.
> > > > 
> > > > I want to be able to control background, border, and be able to have a thumbnail
> > > > image of adjustable scale, which is then a link to the full-res image file, and 
> > > > navigation controls. Suggestions?
> > > > 
> > > > Thanks, -b.
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > 
> > > Impress which is part of OpenOffice is no different than PowerPoint.  I 
> > > have used it to pass a M$Office class with an A.  Peace, Dennis in Victoria
> > 
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