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We record and listen to web radio stream on Linux with streamripper

5 commenti December 10, 2011 5 comments

In recent times have multiplied the websites of radio listening services that offer streaming. I use so now the exclusive webradio mainly because I like to follow only certain types of music, and thanks to the Internet you can find specialized radio in almost any genre. Obvious that there is a need to be able to listen to is an Internet connection and, for example, in a car, this is not always possible. But a solution is always ... maybe recording the audio data stream ... With this mini-howto will explain how to use streamripper ! Read the rest ...

Rai discriminates against minorities

15 commenti January 2, 2011 15 comments

This morning I woke up with a great desire to start the year 2011 in the name of the realization of good intentions. Thus, since a few months I feel the need to pay special attention to the food I eat, I wanted to revisit an episode of Report aired a few weeks ago and spoke of consumption, GDP and groups of people who are organized in communities to self-produce a part of the food they eat in accordance with the principles of sustainability. Actually I do not remember exactly, nor the name of these organizations, nor exactly how they were organized at the level of self-production and for this reason I wanted to review the episode of Report. I wanted ... but I belong to the "ethnic minority-informatics" of users of GNU / Linux and I can not see the streaming site RAI! Read the rest ...

[Guide] We create a low-cost servers for email, torrent and file sharing (Part 7)

Here we come to the penultimate part of this guide. Today we face the 'client installation for bittorrent with management via web. In particular, we will address the installation of libraries for Torrent Rasterbar . It is a library written in C ++ to exploit the system in a P2P BitTorrent alternative than other solutions. It is not therefore a client itself, but of a library which will then be exploited, in our case, from a WEB client. Continue reading ...

[Linux multimedia] Management of the subtitles in the video with subtitile editor. From creation to manipulation.

Subtitle editor is a fairly young project for the management of the subtitles in the video with GNU / Linux. The first time I started the software I remained a little 'disoriented. Maybe because I have never been accustomed to software that perform these functions or will that I have not used any other similar software before, but it did. With subtitile editor we can create from scratch subtitles for video in popular formats, we can manipulate the existing, check spelling, change the appearance and much more. In this guide we will see the most common use of subtitle editor creating a subtitle file from scratch or by modifying an existing one. Continue reading ...

[Linux multimedia] Cut, sewed, readjusts, edited, transformed ... today we speak of manipulation of video with Avidemux!

Avidemux is a software for video editing on Linux. Personally I use it to edit video guides on this blog that the public and, in particular, to place the logo with the name of the blog, to cut unnecessary parts of the video, to transform into various video / audio formats, or to insert filters. I think this software is really excellent and if we are looking for something simple to use, and easy to understand immediate nell'encodare, we found what we need. Let's see how to perform simple operations with this software. Read the rest ...

[Linux Desktop] Browsing web with Linux.Ecco major web browsers.

2 commenti July 31, 2008 2 comments

I start to write some articles directed to the use of Linux in desktop environment and dedicated to those who, for the first time, approach the world of the penguin. The question I have asked is this: what do those who may want to start using GNU / Linux for the first time? The answer is quite simple and is linked by return with the article a few days ago in which I showed you how make the configuration of your ADSL . In fact, the activity most likely want to perform will be to surf the web. Hence, the idea to show the main software to perform this operation on Linux. Read the rest ...

[Linux Desktop] Install and remove software on Gnome and KDE

1 commento July 21, 2008 1 comment

Today's subject was already discussed on my blog. In fact, not far away in time, I will show how the make the ' install software in Ubuntu (Gnome) or by using the graphical tools and is using the text tool, which I loved so much! However, I decided to repeat the same argument but framed differently. This is because, in this new section of the blog dedicated to the use of GNU / Linux desktop environment, I promised to review some software to help you migrate to Linux and it is therefore essential to have knowledge of the methods of installing software distributions outlets reference for our purposes (Ubuntu and Kubuntu). Read the rest ...

OpenGEU: road test with videoguide of this fantastic Linux distribution.

3 commenti July 19, 2008 3 comments

Erratum 22:07:08:
The project is hosted by OpenGEU InTiLinux who worked early on in the development of this distribution. However the project is the brainchild of TheDarkMaster which is, therefore, the father of OpenGEU :)

Not long ago I discovered the GNU / Linux distribution called OpenGEU . It is a project created by the team of InTiLinux who has decided to give us a new Linux distribution derived from Ubuntu but with a desktop nothing short of sensational: Enlightenment . I was actually looking for a distribution to install on my laptop a little '' old and this was a good opportunity to try a very light desktop and really ugly. Read the rest ...

[Linux Multimedia] Video editing according Kino: from acquisition to rendering.

The software of which I speak today is called Kino and is one of the software indispensable if we are producers of movies or, more simply, people who occasionally "gocano" ... maybe with video captured from your camcorder. Kino is, in fact, a very simple to use and packed with features for video editing. Let me be clear, nothing to do with the far more noble professional software, but if you do not have big claims, I assure you that you can reach very high levels of quality for our video. But let's see how to install and how to use Kino. Continue reading ...

FileZilla and open source: the conquest of the 10th place in the ranking for download from SourceForge.net

2 commenti July 17, 2008 2 comments

That is: how to start from the bottom and reach, within a few years, in tenth place in the ranking for download from SourceForge.net . This is, if you will, in a nutshell, the story of FileZilla , FTP client, multi-platform created by Tim Koss and two other students in January 2001. The choice of open source, it may seem trite to say, was made ​​to time as a solution to "fall back" because, in fact, the already large number of FTP clients present then already on the market, the three thought they would be able to sell a single copy. Read the rest ...