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save command output to image

Terminal - save command output to image
ifconfig | convert label:@- ip.png
2011-08-24 05:58:29
User: kev
Functions: ifconfig
save command output to image


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Comment by tkembo 187 weeks and 6 days ago

Or if you're using the newer, GraphicsMagick:

ifconfig | gm convert label:@- ip.png
Comment by Mikecron 187 weeks and 6 days ago

Not sure how to determine the default font, but you can use other typefaces.

convert -list font |grep Font:

will give you the list of names you can use with "-font"

I strongly recommend using a monospaced font, like FreeMono-Medium or Liberation-Mono-Regular for command output.

Can be useful for making a "screenshot" of what a website looks like in text-only mode:

/usr/bin/lynx -dump -nolist http://www.commandlinefu.com/ | /usr/bin/convert -font "FreeMono-Medium" label:@- output.png
Comment by Mozai 187 weeks and 5 days ago


Comment by atoponce 183 weeks and 1 day ago

Great command :)

Comment by sandeepvreddy 123 weeks ago

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