caca-utils - Text mode graphics utilities

Distribution: PCLinuxOS
Repository: PCLinuxOS x86_64
Package name: caca-utils
Package version: 0.99
Package release: 0.beta16.3pclos2011
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 351.77 KB
Download size: 351.77 KB
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This package contains utilities and demonstration programs for libcaca, the Colour AsCii Art library. cacaview is a simple image viewer for the terminal. It opens most image formats such as JPEG, PNG, GIF etc. and renders them on the terminal using ASCII art. The user can zoom and scroll the image, set the dithering method or enable anti-aliasing. cacaball is a tiny graphic program that renders animated ASCII metaballs on the screen, cacafire is a port of AALib's aafire and displays burning ASCII art flames, cacamoir animates colourful moire circles and cacaplas displays an old school plasma effect. cacademo is a simple application that shows the libcaca rendering features such as line and ellipses drawing, triangle filling and sprite blitting.



  • caca-utils = 0.99-0.beta16.3pclos2011
  • caca-utils(x86-64) = 0.99-0.beta16.3pclos2011

    Install Howto

    1. Enable PCLinuxOS x86_64 repository in /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm pclinuxos/64bit x86_64
    2. Update the package index:
      # apt-get update
    3. Install caca-utils rpm package:
      # apt-get install caca-utils