Scotter

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Command line screenshot utility for wayland environments.

Functionality

Capable of:

  • Taking screenshot of whole screen.
  • Selecting area of screen.
  • Taking a screenshot of the currently selected window.

Screenshots

Save to file

Running

git clone https://github.com/benarmstead/scotter/

cd scotter

gcc -o scotter scotter.c

./scotter

Dependancies

Must be run on a wayland environment.

Programs needed:

  • grim
  • slurp
  • jq
  • wl-clipboard

On arch linux systems:

sudo pacman -S grim slurp jq wl-clipboard

Ben Armstead
Ben Armstead
Computer Science Undergraduate (Lancaster University)

I enjoy free software programming and learning about Linux.

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