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Eye of MATE: an image viewing and cataloging program

Perfect vision soup:

	- 1 cauldron of snake broth
	- 2 vampire ears
	- 4 legs of tarantula
	- 1 nyan cat
	- 1 eye of mate


This is the Eye of MATE, an image viewer program.  It is meant to be
a fast and functional image viewer.

Eye of MATE is a fork of Eye of GNOME.


This package requires the following modules to be installed: glib,
GTK+, mate-desktop, gio, gdk-pixbuf, shared-mime-info.

You can get these packages from your favourite MATE FTP mirror or at or from other sources where MATE
packages are distributed. shared-mime-info can be downloaded
from the website.

Optional Libraries

'Eye of MATE' supports the reading of EXIF information stored in
images by digital cameras. To get this working, you need the optional
libexif library. It is available at
If you also want to preserve your EXIF data on save make sure you have
libjpeg installed, including the development files.

In order to make 'Eye of MATE' work as a single instance application you'll
need D-Bus installed in your system. You can get it from .

Other optional dependencies include Little cms for color management and
Exempi for XMP metadata reading.


The bleeding-edge version of this package is always available from the MATE
GIT repository (instructions at
Released versions are available at


You can find screenshots and the latest news about 'Eye of MATE' in

Reporting bugs

Please use the MATE bug tracking system to report bugs.  You can
reach it at


This program is released under the terms of the GNU General Public
License.  Please see the file COPYING for details.


Perberos <>
Steve Zesch <>
Stefano Karapetsas <>

Previous GNOME Maintainer: Lucas Rocha (

Felix Riemann (
Claudio Saaevedra (
Tim Gerla (
Arik Devens (
Federico Mena-Quintero (
Jens Finke (
Lutz Müller (
Martin Baulig (
Michael Meeks (