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When opening a transparent image in gnome image viewer, the background is shown to be check board, which makes the image difficult to see.

Is there some way to view a transparent image in a non-transparent way under Ubuntu?


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gthumb displays the image on a background color that will depend on your color scheme which may be better for you.

You can also try opening the image in a web browser, firefox for example. In my case, it displays the image on a dark grey background.

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