SortImg is a tool to help users in sorting a collection of images into multiple folders and also resizes the images. This tutorial will explain on how to install SortImg on Ubuntu 16.04.
Before starting the installtion, add the repo in the target system.
root@linuxhelp1:~# add-apt-repository ppa:dhor/myway Every photographer needs some tools... More info: https://launchpad.net/~dhor/+archive/ubuntu/myway Press [ENTER] to continue or ctrl-c to cancel adding it gpg: keyring `/tmp/tmpc6pac44i/secring.gpg' created gpg: keyring `/tmp/tmpc6pac44i/pubring.gpg' created gpg: requesting key 93330B78 from hkp server keyserver.ubuntu.com gpg: /tmp/tmpc6pac44i/trustdb.gpg: trustdb created gpg: key 93330B78: public key "Launchpad PPA for Dariusz Duma" imported gpg: Total number processed: 1 gpg:imported: 1(RSA: 1) OK
The repository is added successfully. Now update the repo using the apt-get update command.
root@linuxhelp1:~# apt-get update Hit:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:2 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease Hit:3 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-updates InRelease Get:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu xenial InRelease [17.5 kB] Hit:5 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-backports InReleas Get:6 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 Packages [11.4 kB] Get:7 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu xenial/main i386 Packages [10.8 kB] Get:8 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu xenial/main Translation-en [6,892 B] Fetched 46.6 kB in 3s (13.3 kB/s) Reading package lists... Done
Now install the SortImg package and press y to continue with the installation procedure.
root@linuxhelp1:~# apt-get install sortimg -y Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following NEW packages will be installed: sortimg 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 475 not upgraded. Need to get 370 kB of archives. After this operation, 484 kB of additional disk space will be used. Get:1 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu xenial/main amd64 sortimg amd64 0.1-1dhor~xenial [370 kB] Fetched 370 kB in 10s (36.7 kB/s) Selecting previously unselected package sortimg. (Reading database ... 176594 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../sortimg_0.1-1dhor~xenial_amd64.deb ... Unpacking sortimg (0.1-1dhor~xenial) ... Setting up sortimg (0.1-1dhor~xenial) ...
For opening the application, enter the package name in the terminal and run the command.
And for removing the SortImg package, execute the following command and press y to continue with the uninstallation process.
root@linuxhelp1:~# apt-get remove sortimg -y Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following packages will be REMOVED: sortimg 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 to remove and 475 not upgraded. After this operation, 484 kB disk space will be freed. (Reading database ... 176598 files and directories currently installed.) Removing sortimg (0.1-1dhor~xenial) ...
Wasn't that an easy installation procedure? SortImg also supports dragging and dropping in the standard windows explorer view.
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