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Linux

Play YouTube Videos Without Flash [From /tmp, Works With Adobe Flash 10.2]

Post date: February 16, 2011, 11:02 Category: Multimedia Views: 3663 Comments
Tutorial quote: A while back we wrote how to play YouTube videos without Flash with just one click. The second method (my favourite) used to work with any browser but the latest Flash 10.2 breaks it because the cached files are deleted from /tmp (but are still there). With the help of Reddit, I got it working again and with a minor tweak it works with any browser (I've only tested it with Firefox and Chromium).
Ubuntu

Upgrade To The Latest FFmpeg and x264 in Ubuntu Intrepid and Jaunty

Post date: August 31, 2009, 07:08 Category: Multimedia Views: 3531 Comments
Tutorial quote: A while ago I posted some fixed ffmpeg and x264 packages for Ubuntu Jaunty (.deb) but you may want to upgrade to the latest version of ffmpeg and x264 (whichever the latest version is). So this how-to will explain how to install the latest FFmpeg and x264 and then how to always update those packages. Read on!
Ubuntu

Enable Surround Sound in Ubuntu Linux (PulseAudio)

Post date: June 28, 2009, 15:06 Category: Multimedia Views: 5833 Comments
Tutorial quote: By default, PulseAudio in Ubuntu up to Jaunty is set to work with 2 speakers (front channels). This tutorial will explain how to enable multiple sound channels (5.1, 7.1, etc) in Pulseaudio.
Fedora

Multimedia Support in Fedora 11

Post date: June 27, 2009, 09:06 Category: Multimedia Views: 4530 Comments
Tutorial quote: Follow these instructions to get mp3 and other multimedia support on your Fedora 11.
Open a terminal and become root, then run this command:
OpenSUSE

cutmp3 - Command Line MP3 Editor in openSUSE

Post date: May 14, 2009, 22:05 Category: Multimedia Views: 4609 Comments
Tutorial quote: cutmp3, as the name implies is a simple command line tool to edit and cut MP3 files without loosing any quality. cutmp3 can edit the mp3 files interactively or selection (start time and end time) can be provided from the command line or even better can be used with a timetable fiile specifiying different start/end times from the same MP3 files.
OpenSUSE

Installation/Configuration of Last.fm Scrobbler/Player for linux

Post date: April 20, 2009, 09:04 Category: Multimedia Views: 4251 Comments
Tutorial quote: Last.fm is a UK-based Internet radio and music community website, founded in 2002. It claims over 30 million active users based in more than 200 countries.

Using a music recommender system called "Audioscrobbler", Last.fm builds a detailed profile of each user's musical taste by recording details of all the songs the user listens to, either on the streamed radio stations, the user's computer or some portable music devices. This information is transferred to Last.fm's database ("scrobbled") via a plug in installed into the user's music player. The profile data is then displayed on the user's profile page. The site offers numerous social networking features and can recommend and play artists similar to the user's favorites.
OpenSUSE

acripper - Automatically Rip Audio CDs to ogg,mp3 in openSUSE

Post date: April 15, 2009, 06:04 Category: Multimedia Views: 4399 Comments
Tutorial quote: Automatic Command-line Ripper (acripper) is a free opensource tool for ripping and encoding CD tracks on the fly. It also tries to get the CD information from feeddb.org, a CDDB website and writes it to the encoded files. If no information from freedb.org is available, it then tries to read CD information (CD title, artist name, tracks names) from a text file names “titles.txt” in the working directory.
OpenSUSE

TV-Browser - A Digital TV Guide in openSUSE

Post date: March 31, 2009, 21:03 Category: Multimedia Views: 4326 Comments
Tutorial quote: TV-Browser is a simple Digital TV Guide that supports more than 500 TV channels and 80 Radio stations. TV-Browser collects TV program information from different sources on the internet and presents it neatly as a Digital TV Guide with pictures where there possible (if there are no copyright issues).
OpenSUSE

Digiband - Drumming & Guitar simulator in openSUSE

Post date: February 12, 2009, 08:02 Category: Multimedia Views: 4331 Comments
Tutorial quote: DigiBand is a full home version Drumming/Guitar simulator. It isn’t just intended to be a simulator, but a uniquely refreshing new experience. It is much different than simulators already out there.
OpenSUSE

Convert DVDs to xvid (avi) using dvd2xvid in opensuse

Post date: January 29, 2009, 07:01 Category: Multimedia Views: 5553 Comments
Tutorial quote: Dvd2Xvid is free opensource simple easy to use utility to convert DVDs into Xvid video formats. dvd2xvid is a simple GUI for MEncoder aimed at converting DVDs to xvid formats.
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