[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg -f x11grab can't record context menus in autodesk maya ?

Han Jiang oglops at gmail.com
Wed Dec 9 18:44:52 CET 2015

My xorg.conf settings show

Section "Device"
    Option "Overlay" "on"

I don't have permission to change it. Is there a workaround?

On 9 Dec 2015 12:58 am, "Han Jiang" <oglops at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have been using ffmpeg -f x11grab to record my linux desktop, but in an
> 3d application such as autodesk maya, the viewport recorded fine, all the
> menus are fine, the problem is for the right mouse clicked context menus,
> they are not recorded in the screen cast.
> what could be the reason for this? ( autodesk maya viewport is driven by
> opengl )
> I tried on a friend's laptop it worked fine, is this related to linux
> system configuration ?

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