Capture still images from ZM

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sebr
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Capture still images from ZM

Post by sebr » Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:09 pm

Hello,
I am looking for a way to capture stills from my IP cameras that are connected to ZM. Unfortunately they only support rtsp stream but I need an updated (ever 10 seconds) jpeg image to be available on the webserver that also zm runs on.
I guess there is no built-in function to achieve this. How to do it in an easy way?

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snake
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Re: Capture still images from ZM

Post by snake » Sun Dec 16, 2018 8:29 pm

ZM should be able to serve the latest image (I assume jpg, jpeg) from the monitor. See this post:
viewtopic.php?f=36&t=26905&p=104121
Paranoid wrote:
Fri Jan 19, 2018 4:22 pm
You can grab the latest image with the following command:

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zmu -m 1 -i -U username -P password
Run it every 90 seconds (or however often you want) and store the image on a web server so you can grab it whenever you want.
Note that -m is the flag for Monitor #

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