Guest PauLLiK Posted July 3, 2010 Report Share Posted July 3, 2010 (edited) Hello, I'm new to the world of linux and just found out about these console programs. fbi - open images in console fbgrab - take a snapshot fbgs - open *.pdf documents in console So i tried them out and none works as they should: [paullik@localhost ~]$ fbi pic.png using "DejaVu Sans Mono-16", pixelsize=16.67 file=/usr/share/fonts/TTF/dejavu/DejaVuSansMono.ttf ioctl VT_GETSTATE: Invalid argument (not a linux console?) [paullik@localhost ~]$ fbgs document.pdf ### rendering pages, please wait ... ### GPL Ghostscript 8.64 (2009-02-03) Copyright (C) 2009 Artifex Software, Inc. All rights reserved. This software comes with NO WARRANTY: see the file PUBLIC for details. Processing pages 1 through 1. Page 1 Loading NimbusSanL-Bold font from %rom%Resource/Font/NimbusSanL-Bold... 2770384 1077304 9361800 8057179 3 done. using "DejaVu Sans Mono-16", pixelsize=16.67 file=/usr/share/fonts/TTF/dejavu/DejaVuSansMono.ttf ioctl VT_GETSTATE: Invalid argument (not a linux console?) [paullik@localhost ~]$ fbgrab con.png Converting image from 16 Now writing PNG file So in gwenview I can see the pic.png, in Okular I can read document.pdf -but you can see what errors i get when i try to open them in console. And about fbgrab, it grabs my console but the image looks like that: Its the same if its *.jpg or whatever... I'm running Mandriva 2009.1 Spring, x86. MB:Asus P5VD2-MX SE Video: Ati X1600 Series [paullik@localhost ~]$ uname -a Linux localhost 188.8.131.52-desktop-4mnb #1 SMP Mon Apr 20 18:57:56 EDT 2009 i686 Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 3.00GHz GNU/Linux Thanks in advance! PS: I'm not a native English speaker, so excuse my mistakes! [moved from Software by spinynorman - welcome aboard :)] Sorry, I tought this area is for advanced users and I didn't read the rest of the categories.-PauLLiK Edited July 6, 2010 by PauLLiK Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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