install licecap / peek [debian 64bit]


install wine:
sudo apt-get install wine -y

install licecap:
wine licecap126-install.exe

remove the exe file:
rm licecap*.exe

maybe also try gifcam: #screen gif recorder

also try peek: #best one, cause it works and is opensource
based on:

for ubuntu install it from a stable ppa:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:peek-developers/stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install peek

for debian:
sudo dpkg -i peek*.deb

or if you want to compile it from latest source(works in ubuntu and debian):
sudo apt-get install valac
sudo apt-get install libgtk-3-dev
sudo apt-get install ffmpeg
cd ~
git clone
cd ~/peek
cmake . && make
sudo make install

you need to relog to see the program in menu

got a black gif ?
for transparency in mate:
system->einstellungen->fenster->enable software compositing fensterverwaltung aktivieren

also try byzanz:
sudo apt-get install byzanz
byzanz-record -d 10 ~/Schreibtisch/test.gif


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