[Image-SIG] im.show() using eog doesn't work second time

Dan Halbert halbert at halwitz.org
Wed Jun 3 02:22:07 CEST 2009

Fredrik Lundh wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 3, 2009 at 12:28 AM, Dan Halbert <halbert at halwitz.org> wrote:
>> I'm using PIL 1.1.6 on Ubuntu jaunty, and noticed a problem with invoking im.show() more than once without closing the image viewing window. On this system, im.show() uses "eog" to view the images. [...]
> The standard 1.1.6 distribution doesn't know about eog, so this is
> probably an Ubuntu-specific fix.  Have you reported the problem to
> Ubuntu?
> </F>
Thanks - I should have looked more carefully at the original source. For 
the record, using eog was introduced as a fix for Debian bug #321658, 
with a corresponding Ubuntu bug #67755. #321658 is too old to reopen, so 
I reported this as the new Ubuntu bug #382987. --Dan

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