Tag Info

Hot answers tagged

6

You can use two cron lines like this to make a ~10 minute recording from 0755. 55 7 * * 1-5 cvlc --run-time=5 --sout file/ts:stream.mp4 htsp://@ip:9982/211 5 8 * * 1-5 sh -c "killall cvlc; cp stream.mp4 /path/to/upload" I've added 1-5 in the fifth field so it only runs Monday to Friday. VLC is hard to stop recording without actual controls. The ...


2

You can install and use Pulseaudio Volume Control. Go to the Ubuntu Software Centre and search for pavucontrol: Or use the following command in your cli: sudo apt-get install pavucontrol Now start pavucontrol from the Ubuntu Dash (not the sound icon): And select the desired output device under playback: Happy listening!


2

Apparently, there were some issues (that I don't know the details of and am not implying any comment on) when ffmpeg was forked into libav and the package was removed from Debian. Apparently, this caused issues for some applications that were built against libav but were developed using ffmpeg. Browsing around, I also see users of other distros talking about ...


1

Some portable linux apps here including VLC 2.1.2 x64. How to use the downloaded portable VLC To create a launcher for that can be useful: The simplest way is to copy/paste lines from a pre-existing VLC desktop file if present in /usr/share/applications. (First, change the name of the downloaded appimage so that it is shorter and without spaces (it's ...


1

I had the same problem and I resolved it like this: Open the file .local/share/applications/mimeapps.list with a text editor (gedit for example). If you have this line: application/octet-stream=vlc.desktop; erase vlc.desktop Save & restart computer.


1

Yes, but there are caveats. Films on Blu-ray ROMs are encrypted according to a standard known as AACS, which dictates multiple layers of encryption using multiple keys, including one physically printed on the disk, a volume id, which prevents one from burning working copies. (A very good explanation is given on Wikipedia here.) Each approved OEM Blu-ray ...


1

I downloaded source files again and run "make uninstall" and it solved my problem. Now after reinstalling vlc it runs without errors



Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible