Introduction to lximage-qt

The lximage-qt package contains a lightweight image viewer and screenshot program.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 12.1 platform.

Package Information

lximage-qt Dependencies



Installation of lximage-qt

Install lximage-qt by running the following commands:

mkdir -v build &&
cd       build &&

cmake -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release  \
      ..       &&


This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

If you have xdg-utils-1.2.1 installed, as the root user, run xdg-icon-resource forceupdate --theme hicolor.


Installed Program: lximage-qt
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directory: None

Short Descriptions


is a lightweight image viewer and screenshot program. There is a menu entry in Utilities for the screenshot program. From the command line, you can obtain a full screen or window shot by running lximage-qt --screenshot