Re: screen grab for screenshot
Thanks Michael. The `import' command works great!
> On 15 May, Peter S Galbraith wrote:
> > How does one grab an image of the root window (containing many
> > window) while the mouse is in the process of selecting in a menu?
> > - Using ImageMagick's display's grab function, I enter a time
> > delay and select a menu in Emacs. I get the error:
> > display: Unable to grab the mouse.
> Don't know about gimp, but I'd be surprised if it couldn't...
> I've had varying success with xv, sometimes it works, sometimes it
> The imagemagick package includes the 'import' command. I have no trouble
> using it to capture emacs' menus:
> sleep 5 ; import -window root foo.gif
> puts the image in foo.gif. If you want an other format than gif, just
> use the suitable .extension