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Stream records of VLC (by pressing the red "record" button) are stored in ~/Downloads/.

vlc record

Can this be canged, and how? I couldn't find this option in settings.

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Try tools/preferences/ and ensure you have the "simple" interface selected. Press the "input & codecs" icon and you can specify the streaming location by setting "record directory or file name".

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Thank you! I must have been blind. –  Jakob Apr 16 '12 at 16:44

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