Linux Journal: Sysadmin Corner: Unsung Heroes, Part 2
Jan 16, 2002, 05:47 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marcel Gagné)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"This time around, I had fully intended to cover a cool
little networking tool, but the sheer number of messages I received
in relation to iGal (see Part 1 of this series) has made me
reconsider. It seems that several people decided I should show off
their web photo album generation tool of choice. So, in response to
your suggestions, I'm going to put off the cool network tool for
today; let's go on the premise that you all took thousands of
pictures over the holidays and are dying to make them available on
One final note on this topic. In order to better compare the
results, I will list links to my World Fantasy Gallery as I did in
the previous article, this time created with the method described
by the readers. The rest of you can then compare and judge the
results. Let us begin...
One reader who wished to remain anonymous (although he did sign
the comment form as "Kurt") suggested his own script for quick and
dirty image generation using the netpbm tools. These may already be
included or installed in your distribution, but if not, never fear.
You can download them from the site at its SourceForge location.
Anyhow, here is Kurt's script..."