Motion - Support Question 2009x 04x 12x 141907

List current used options from motion.conf

Question

When I start motion executable , how can I list to stdout only the current config options that it is read from configuration file motion.conf ???... I have also seen this kind of list on S.C.R.A.P. - currently unmaintained by the author due to several reasons - (Security Camera Recording APplication - http://ornellas.apanela.com/dokuwiki/software:scrap )


Environment

Motion version: 3.2.11
ffmpeg version: SVN-r15375
Libraries: ffmpeg
Server OS: kernel 2.6.24.5

-- FlorinAnton - 12 Apr 2009

Answer

- Quick and Dirty Solution = run this command line to list the current config options from motion.conf.

egrep -v '(^#|^;|^$)' /usr/local/etc/motion.conf > /usr/local/etc/current_config_options.txt

-- FlorinAnton - 13 Apr 2009
Topic revision: r3 - 09 Jul 2009, AngelCarpintero
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