Lion snapshot trouble (was: Lion trouble with quicktime) please confirm

Klaus on-rev klaus at
Tue Aug 16 07:01:12 EDT 2011

Hi Tiemo,

Am 16.08.2011 um 10:56 schrieb Tiemo Hollmann TB:

> Ok, I made some more test and the problem doesn't seems to be related to
> quicktime, but to the snapshop function on Lion.
> I tested with LC 4.6.3 on Lion with the following code:
> Put the rect of [image | player | button] "foo" into tRect
> Export snapshot from rect tRect to file "export.png" as [PNG | JPEG]
> Exporting a snapshot of an image or player object (with assigned image/video
> file) results in corrupted image data (stripes, black,...)
> Exporting a snapshot of a button works fine as expected.
> Could anybody please confirm this as a bug or point me on what I am not
> seeing?

Confirmed, I get an empty image instead!

But this snytax does work:
  Put the rect of player 1into tRect
  Export snapshot from rect (the rect of player "foo") of player "foo" to file "export.png" as PNG

> Thank you
> Tiemo



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