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atitv - Simple text-mode program from the GATOS package.

atitv(1) GATOS Manual atitv(1)

NAME

atitv - Simple text-mode program from the GATOS package.

SYNOPSIS

atitv

DESCRIPTION

The program atitv is still under development. It gives basic functionality needed to record video and take snapshots.

FILE FORMATS

Note, motion capture in atitv use a special ".yuv" file format unique to gatos.
 
Snapshots on the other hand save to ".ppm" files, which are viewable (and convertible) by most graphics programs.

OPTIONS

-h --help
Get help.
--version
Get version info.
-m <mux>
Specify which input to use (Composite, SVHS or TV).
-v <volume>
Set volume.
-c <channel>
Set channel.
-s <xs> <ys>
Set capture size.

COMMANDS

rec <n> <f>
Record yuv file for n seconds to filename f.
snap <f>
Capture a single ppm frame to filename f.

EXAMPLES

atitv -c 10 rec 10 f1.yuv -c 11 rec 10 f2.yuv
This will change to channel 10, record 10 seconds to "f1.yuv" then change to channel 11 and record 10 seconds to "f2.yuv"
atitv -m SVHS snap pic.ppm
This will change to the SVHS connector and capture one frame to "pic.ppm"

FILES

/etc/gatos.conf - Configuration file of GATOS.

SEE ALSO

gatos, gatos-conf, gatos.conf, atisplit, atitogif, atitojpg, atitoppm, xatitv, yuvsum, scanpci.

AUTHORS

Atitv was written and copyrighted by Steaphan Greene, Øyvind Aabling, Octavian Purdila, Vladimir Dergachev, Christian Lupien, and Daniel Caujolle-Bert.
20 Dec 1999