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Package: scrot (1.4-1 and others)

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command line screen capture utility

scrot (SCReen shOT) is a simple command line screen capture utility that uses imlib2 to grab and save images. Multiple image formats are supported through imlib2's dynamic saver modules.

Some features of the scrot:

  - support to multiple image formats (JPG, PNG, GIF, etc.).
  - optimization of the screen shots image quality.
  - capture a specific window or a rectangular area on the
    screen with the help of switch.

scrot also can be used to monitor a desktop PC in admin absent and register unwanted activities.

Tags: User Interface: Command Line, Role: Program, Scope: Utility, Purpose: use::storing, works-with::image, Works with: Raster Image

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 1.4-1 27.3 kB71.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 1.4-1 27.3 kB70.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 1.4-1 26.9 kB74.0 kB [list of files]
armel 1.4-1 25.7 kB61.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 1.4-1 25.7 kB57.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 1.4-1 27.7 kB67.0 kB [list of files]
i386 1.4-1 28.4 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 1.4-1 26.1 kB69.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 1.4-1 27.2 kB73.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 1.4-1 27.1 kB67.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 0.9-1 19.1 kB89.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 1.4-1 28.5 kB94.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 1.4-1 28.3 kB94.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 1.4-1 25.7 kB63.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 1.4-1 26.6 kB74.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 1.4-1 28.9 kB66.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 1.4-1 25.5 kB74.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 1.4-1 27.2 kB65.0 kB [list of files]