[lug] grabbing screen shots

Kenneth D. Weinert mc at quarter-flash.com
Fri May 9 10:16:42 MDT 2003

I use xwd. In general you'll have to use another tool to turn that
into a useable image format, but that depends on what format you need.

usually, for me, it's:

xwd > image.xwd
xwdtopnm image.xwd > image.pm
pnmtojpeg image.pnm > image.jpg

On Fri, May 09, 2003 at 10:10:17AM -0600, Elyse Grasso wrote:
> I use KRUD/RedHat 8, with KDE. I need to grab some illustrations for 
> some documentation that I am writing, the kind of pictures of windows 
> that I would grab with Alt-PrtScrn on a Microsoft display. 
> Most of the images I need are actually things being displayed in Mozilla 
> browser windows. 
> What is a good tool for capturing the images I need?

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