[svlug] Screenshot

Bill Kendrick nbs at sonic.net
Tue Oct 14 09:16:21 PDT 2003


On Tue, Oct 14, 2003 at 04:38:41PM +0200, Mario de Sousa wrote:
> Hey, guys.
> 
> Does anyone know of a command line program that can take a screenshot? I
> knew of one but can't seem to remember the command.

Probably 'xwd'.  You'll want to redirect its output to a file, lest you
fill your terminal with garbage. ;)

The Gimp and XV both have screenshot tools. (File->Aquire->Screenshot
and 'Grab' button, respectively.)

KDE has a screenshot tool (ksnapshot), too.  Never used it.


Good luck!

-bill!

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