ScreenRuler lets you measure objects on your Ubuntu desktop using six different metrics.
- Horizontal and vertical measurement in 6 different metrics: pixels, centimeters, inches, picas, points, and as a percentage of the ruler’s length.
- Color and font are customizable.
- Keyboard control for precise positioning.
- Ruler can be set to stay always on top of other windows.
HOW TO GET IT
Download the latest ScreenRuler.
Requires Ruby and Ruby bindings for GTK+, Glade, Cairo, and GConf.
Ubuntu users can get everything they need with:
sudo apt-get install ruby libgtk2-ruby libglade2-ruby libcairo-ruby libgconf2-ruby
A video of ScreenRuler in action:
BUGS, IDEAS, REQUESTS
Please use our Launchpad.net page.