On Fri, Jan 19, 2018 at 3:55 AM, <wordswithn...@gmail.com> wrote: > I've been working on a solution for this, but unfortunately there are too > many factors that I'm not familiar with. > > My goal is to to able to: > > 1) Take a screenshot using the dom0 hotkey > 2) In the "Screenshot" dialogue, select a script from the "Open with:" option > 3) A text entry box that prompts me for the destination VM > 4) The screenshot is sent to the indicated VM > > I think this can be accomplished with > > .desktop application file > zenity > qvm-move-to-vm/qvm-copy-to-vm/qvm-open-in-vm > > but I'm lost in the details. > > Current problems > > - I can't get dom0 to include my .desktop application files as "Open with:" > options in the "Screenshot" dialogue > - I'm not sure what format the screenshot is in initially... will the > .desktop application receive a bunch of bits? Or the path to a temporary file? > - I can figure out how to pipe the screenshot if it's a file, but I don't > know how to handle a "bunch of bits" scenario > > Has anyone done this already? I'm aware of qvm-screenshot-tool.sh, which > looks great, but the code is too complicated for me to review and I just need > basic functionality anyway. > https://github.com/evadogstar/qvm-screenshot-tool/blob/master/qvm-screenshot-tool.sh
This problem has already been solved, but upstreaming it was stalled for some policy reasons. See here: https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/953 My implementation can be found here: https://github.com/jpouellet/qubes-screenshot-helper Regards, Jean-Philippe -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/CABQWM_DZj_r8k90eoXfNSDE7Z5ohhPAvpdHJrtovxSfWr_9xLA%40mail.gmail.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.