[Mono-list] screen capturing in mono
sebastien.pouliot at gmail.com
Wed Feb 28 15:08:58 EST 2007
On Wed, 2007-02-28 at 11:45 -0700, Eric Morgan wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is there a good way to capture screens or something similar in mono?
When using the 2.0 profile you can use the CopyFromScreen method from
> In our .NET application, we have custom controls, and we basically
> create a graphics object from it, make a new bitmap, then do a bitblt
> to get it into the bitmap. This requires a P/Invoke into gdi32.dll,
> which obviously blows up in mono. Is there a good way to do this
> using mono? Some other library maybe?
> I've tried installing wine and using the gdi32.dll.so that comes with
> it, but I don't know if I'm using it correctly or not. It can find
> the library, but it gives a SIGSEGV while trying to execute the bitblt
> operation. Seemed like kind of a hack,
> and I didn't really expect it to work...
me neither ;-)
> Do I need other libraries along with the gdi32.dll.so ?
> Any advice is appreciated. Thanks.
> Eric Morgan
> Renegade Geophysics
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