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       istanbul - a desktop session recorder


       istanbul [options]


       This manual page documents briefly the istanbul command.

       istanbul  is  a  program that allow you to record your desktop session.
       After you started  it,  you  can  control  it  with  the  icon  in  the
       notification  area:  a  click  on  the icon to start recording, another
       click to stop.

       istanbul preferences can be configured with a right click on the  icon.
       You  can  choose  to  record  full  screen,  a  selected  windows  or a
       particular area.

       It can also record audio from GStreamer default input.

       By default it records to ~/desktop-recording.ogg


       Istanbul follows the usual GNU command line syntax, with  long  options
       starting  with  two  dashes  (`-').   A  summary of options is included

       -h, -?, --help
              Show summary of options.

              Show version of program.

              Print summary of all available options for istanbul.

              Print summary of available options for the gstreamer  framework.


       Istanbul was written by Zaheer Abbas Merali <>.

       This  manual  page  was written by Luca Bruno <>, for the
       Debian project (but may be used by others).

                                02 October 2005                    istanbul(1)