screenshotting, screencasting & unity8+mir

Michał Sawicz michal.sawicz at
Wed Nov 27 15:41:48 UTC 2013

On 27.11.2013 16:30, Ricardo Mendoza wrote:
> Back to this, providing a screenshotting interface with a default file
> sink is a matter of... 30 minutes? I believe extending the
> com.canonical.Unity.Screen interface; as long as you decide on a place
> to put screenshot files and a default format.
> I believe we should provide this right away for QA, the rest of the plan
> seems more broad and therefore not really committable to a strict
> timeframe. I agree that casting would be great and that we need it, just
> not sure if its the right time to slot it into the dev plan.

They've clarified that they indeed were talking about screen*casting* - 
a recordmydesktop equivalent. So just screenshotting isn't getting us 
anywhere. And the hardware compositing issue needs solving regardless, too.

Michał (Saviq) Sawicz <michal.sawicz at>
Canonical Services Ltd.

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