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How to take a screenshot of linux console without x windows through SSH or capture command output to image or HTML file?

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Hello all!! I was hoping that someone here could help teach me how to take a screenshot of my linux console if I don't have an X-Windows installed. I just have a few commands I want it to capture the output either in an image file or input it to an html file. It would be best if I could run this in a cron job but I'm just not sure how. I tried to use import through ImageMagick but it gives me an x11 error which I'm quite sure is related to that I don't have  a GUI installed.

Any help would be appreciated.I installed scrot but not sure how ot use it or if I installed it right.

Thanks a lot in advance!!!

Also, just an FYI I'm running Centos 5.5 x86_64
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