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Converting a vCard File to a QR Code Image

Added by Daniel Curtis almost 7 years ago. Updated almost 7 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
-
Target version:
-
Start date:
11/28/2013
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
0.20 h
Spent time:

Description

A vCard, or .vcf, file is a plain text file:

BEGIN:VCARD
VERSION:3.0
EMAIL;TYPE=HOME:joeguy@example.com
N:Guy;Joe;;;
FN:Joe Guy
TEL;TYPE=CELL:(555) 555-5554
ORG: Someone Corps
TITLE:Some Guy
URL;TYPE=WORK:http://example.com
END:VCARD

To convert it into a QR image, first install qrencode:

sudo apt-get install qrencode

Next convert the file to a QR code PNG:

cat JoeGuy.vcf | qrencode -o JoeGuy.png

History

#1 Updated by Daniel Curtis almost 7 years ago

  • Description updated (diff)

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