givegif: CLI Giphy search tool with previews in iTerm 2

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Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <5), base64-bytestring, bytestring, containers, errors, giphy-api, givegif, lens, network-uri, optparse-applicative, text, transformers, wreq [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Pascal Hartig
Maintainer Pascal Hartig <>
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Uploaded by passy at 2016-04-09T15:31:12Z
Executables givegif
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WARNING: Some of the steps in the readme don't quite reflect reality yet.

Find and display GIFs from the command line.



Usage: givegif [-n|--no-preview] ([-s|--search ARG] | [-t|--translate ARG] |
  Find GIFs on the command line.

Available options:
  -h,--help                Show this help text
  -n,--no-preview          Don't render an inline image preview.
  -s,--search ARG          Use search to find a matching GIF.
  -t,--translate ARG       Use translate to find a matching GIF.
  -V,--version             Show version information


Check out the latest releases for precompiled binaries.

Alternatively, feel free to build it yourself with stack.

$ stack install givegif
$ givegif -V

Known Issues

Even though I tried to make this work with screen/tmux, it still glitches out every now and then. If you can figure out why, please let me know.