RISC OS: PrivateEye

by David Thomas on


PrivateEye is an image viewer for RISC OS.

It requires RISC OS 3.6 or later and a Boot sequence with the Nested Wimp and a 32-bit Shared C Library.



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Pixeloo’s untooned Jessica Rabbit demonstrates improved transparency support. (First appeared in version 2.85)

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Olivia Wilde demonstrates JPEG metadata display. (First appeared in version 2.75)

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Eva Green demonstrates the effects window. (First appeared in version 2.50)

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Tigger the cat demonstrates the interactive rotation dialogue. (First appeared in version 2.00)


Current version: 3.00 (08-Feb-2017)

Source Code

The PrivateEye source lives at riscos.info at svn://svn.riscos.info/privateeye and on github at https://github.com/dpt/PrivateEye.

Use http://www.riscos.info/websvn/listing.php?repname=privateeye for the web-based repository viewer.

Intructions about how to build PrivateEye are at http://www.riscos.info/websvn/filedetails.php?repname=privateeye&path=%2Ftrunk%2Fdocs%2Fprivateeye%2FBuilding