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Old 06-20-2002, 09:06 AM   #1
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Question with screen capture!


How do you take a snapshot of your screen while a movie is playing? I used KDE3's ksnapshot while an AVI file was playing on XINE to get a screen capture but the movie just comes out blue on the picture. I also tried the 'import' command but it said 'command not found.'

By the way, it's my first linux installation and I'm enjoying all the tinkering so far I'm using RedHat 7.3.

TIA
 
Old 06-20-2002, 10:52 AM   #2
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Try GIMP
 
Old 06-20-2002, 12:31 PM   #3
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I just tried gimp and it's the same thing, any other ideas? Help a n00b out pls!
 
Old 06-20-2002, 12:46 PM   #4
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Try out Mplayer, Ive never tried this useing XINE but with Mplayer ksnapshot worked fine for me.
 
Old 06-20-2002, 01:42 PM   #5
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I just installed mplayer and snapshot works perfect now... thanks!!
 
  


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