Screen Capture

Olivier Nicole on at
Mon Jan 30 17:15:04 PST 2006

On Mon, 2006-01-30 at 10:51 -0800, ross wrote:
> I can't seem to figure out how to make a screen capture. Is there an =20
> ability hidden in X11 or do I need to install a port? I'm running 6.0 and=
> also fluxbox as my window manager.

I am using xwd that is (I beleive) part of standard X distribution

To capture to a file:
/usr/X11R6/bin/xwd -frame -out ~/.wdump

To send to a printer:
/usr/X11R6/bin/xwd | /usr/X11R6/bin/xpr -device ps|/usr/bin/lpr


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