[mythtv-users] Screenshots

Bill Meek keemllib at gmail.com
Fri Apr 26 22:30:39 UTC 2019

On 4/26/19 3:43 PM, Greg Oliver wrote:
> I frequently use the Screenshots on port 6547 for some time and I
> accidentally upgraded to 0.30 a couple weeks back while upgrading my OS
> (was not paying attention).
> I do not really have any complaints except I can no longer reach the
> ScreenShot URL ::
> http://<IPAddress>:6547/MythFE/GetScreenShot
> <http://be0:6547/MythFE/GetScreenShot>
> I cannot find any change news regarding it, so hoping someone knows.
> TiA,
> Greg

Works for me in v31-Pre and I don't see any activity removing it.

Where are you expecting the screen shot to be stored?
When I run it, it's in /tmp, but that's the default
for the "Screen shot path" setting.

I get lines like these in the frontend log:

2019-04-26 17:25:09.156744 I [14565/16659] HttpServer21 mythfexml.cpp:136 (GetScreenShot) - Screen shot requested (0x0), format png
2019-04-26 17:25:09.171875 I [14565/14565] CoreContext mythmainwindow.cpp:936 (SaveScreenShot) - Saving screenshot to 
//tmp//myth-screenshot-XML.png (1920x1080)
2019-04-26 17:25:09.246636 I [14565/14565] CoreContext mythmainwindow.cpp:940 (SaveScreenShot) - MythMainWindow::screenShot succeeded


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