How to install IrfanView (WINE)
on Arch Linux

IrfanView (WINE)

Taqi Raza (mmtrt)

IrfanView is a compact and lightweight image viewer.

IrfanView is a fast and simple freeware image viewer, editor and converter that supports all major graphic formats that can open, edit, or convert most common image formats including AIF, DJVU, GIF, ICO, JPG, PNG, PSD, RAW, TGA, TIF...etc. and can be further extended via plug-ins that are widely available. Use it to quickly browse through a directory of pictures, convert images from one format to another, crop, rotate, optimize an image, create a slideshow and even view movies or play audio files (MP3, AVI, audio CDs, and WMA). IrfanView features include drag & drop support, directory viewing, TWAIN support, batch conversion, image editing, Photoshop filters support, paint options, image modifications such as color depth, crop, blur, sharpen, image resizing, cropping and more.

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Details for IrfanView (WINE)

License
Proprietary
Last updated
8 June 2019

Enable snaps on Arch Linux and install IrfanView (WINE)

Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.

Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.

Enable snapd

On Arch Linux, snap can be installed from the Arch User Repository (AUR). The manual build process is the Arch-supported install method for AUR packages, and you’ll need the prerequisites installed before you can install any AUR package. You can then install snap with the following:

git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/snapd.git cd snapd makepkg -si

Once installed, the systemd unit that manages the main snap communication socket needs to be enabled:

To enable classic snap support, enter the following to create a symbolic link between /var/lib/snapd/snap and /snap:

Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.

Install IrfanView (WINE)

To install IrfanView (WINE), simply use the following command:

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Get the snap store

Browse and find snaps from the convenience of your desktop using the snap store snap.

Learn more about snaps

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