After the event I'd love to read a little write up of the setup you
required to make a photo booth within linux.
- how it hangs together
- how it performed on the night, and are you happy with the results.
On 18/06/16 00:26, Andrew Greig via luv-main wrote:
SUCCESS! Thankyou. Even the printer is working correctly. My daughter
will love this, and I am very grateful, and moreso for the education.
I can get some sleep now.
On 17 Jun 2016 9:39 pm, "Glenn McIntosh" <neonsignal(a)meme.net.au
On 17/06/16 19:04, Andrew Greig wrote:
Here is the output from a cheese webcam photo
andrewg@linux-ltv0:~> inotifywait -m ~/Pictures/Webcam
Setting up watches.
/home/andrewg/Pictures/Webcam/ CREATE 2016-06-17-185734.jpg.C4S7IY
/home/andrewg/Pictures/Webcam/ OPEN 2016-06-17-185734.jpg.C4S7IY
/home/andrewg/Pictures/Webcam/ MODIFY 2016-06-17-185734.jpg.C4S7IY
I have no idea why cheese would append the extra characters
It isn't uncommon for programs to create a temporary and then only
rename when the file is complete, perhaps this was changed in an
Anyway, it just means you would set the inotifywait to watch for the
moved_to instead of the close_write, so that you pick up the final
inotifywait -m -e moved_to ~/Pictures/Webcam --format "%w%f"
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