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zenphoto movie and ffmpeg tricks

Discussion Recently, I switched from gallery2 to zenphoto for a few reasons, which are of course biased by my experience with these packages. The development tends towards straight-forward and simple approaches; this tends to break apart more as legacy things are carried forward, which I feel might be the problem with gallery Nice set of […]

Projects

Sorry, when last checked, these projects are a bit out of date.  You're welcome to check them out, but no promises for functionality!  Thanks for looking! Here you can find a few projects that I have worked on and am able to share.  I can't promise this list will be instantly updated, so if there's […]

adding a cablebox to mythtv

  1. have a working DVR, who cares... Referred to as the 'digital crush', analog broadcasts will supposedly end in the US on February 17, 2009.  Few people I know are using over the air (i.e. no cable) set-ups, but for those who are, you can get two coupons for $40 each towards an over-the-air receiver […]

guaranteed unique facebook image

Tired of people mocking your profile photos?  Don't have photographic evidence that you were a child?  If so, just crop out a bunch of your faces and then mathematically combine them for others' viewing [dis]pleasure. Start with any photos you want, cut out your face (roughly) and paste to a new file.  Tiff is the […]

monitor your A/C and toaster from linux

Sorry to fool you, there's no great new linux script available, but instead it's a sad side-effect of the poor electrical wiring of my apartment that allows me to tell when the air-conditioner or toaster oven turns on in my apartment.  With a simple serial connection from a standard APC UPS, I get broadcast messages […]