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command line screen capture utility

scrot -d 9 (Wait 9 seconds before taking a shot)
scrot -d 9 (Wait 9 seconds before taking a shot)
from version 1.2-2
SCReen shOT
SCReen shOT
from version 0.8-13


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.

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