fbcat - take screenshots of the framebuffer console

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository Slackonly i486
Package name fbcat
Package version 0.4.4
Package release 1_slonly
Package architecture i586
Package type txz
Installed size 50.00 KB
Download size 16.00 KB
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fbcat takes a screenshot using the framebuffer device and stores
in a PPM file. Also provided is a fbgrab command, which takes PNG
screenshots and supports several useful options (such as changing


Package Version Architecture Repository
fbcat-0.5.1-x86_64-1_slonly.txz 0.5.1 x86_64 Slackonly
fbcat - - -


Type URL
Binary Package fbcat-0.4.4-i586-1_slonly.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download fbcat-0.4.4-i586-1_slonly.txz
  2. Install fbcat txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new fbcat-0.4.4-i586-1_slonly.txz



See Also

Package Description
fbdump-0.4.2-i586-2_slonly.txz captures the visible portion of framebuffer to stdout
fbida-2.13-i586-1_slonly.txz image viewer for framebuffer console
fbmenugen-0.78-i586-1_slonly.txz A simple menu generator for the Fluxbox Window Manager
fbpanel-6.1-i586-1_slonly.txz panel application
fbpdf-20161202-i586-1_slonly.txz PDF viewer for the Linux framebuffer
fbpic-0.0.2-i586-1_slonly.txz display an image on the framebuffer
fbreader-0.99.4-i586-1_slonly.txz e-book reader
fbrowse-tray-0.07-i586-1_slonly.txz A file-browser through a Gtk2 tray status icon
fbterm-1.8-i586-1_slonly.txz fast framebuffer based terminal emulator for linux
fbv-1.0b-i586-1_slonly.txz image viewer for framebuffer console
fceux-2.2.3-i586-1_slonly.txz An 8-bit NES emulator based on FCE Ultra
fcgi-2.4.0-i586-1_slonly.txz Fast CGI library
fcgiwrap-1.1.0-i586-1_slonly.txz Simple FastCGI wrapper for CGI scripts
fcitx- Free Chinese Input Toy for X
fcitx-configtool-0.4.8-i586-1_slonly.txz configuration tool for fcitx