[linux-audio-user] Next video

Dave Phillips dlphilp at bright.net
Fri Dec 31 10:44:07 EST 2004

Christoph Eckert wrote:

>Well, there are some video editing tools for Linux, but I 
>decided to record everything in realtime.
>Adding the audio tracks later will increase the needed work immensely.

>Of course making a multi language DVD is a great idea. but I'd 
>like it more if the videos are taken completely anew for the 
>destination language. The reason is simple, it makes less 
>sense to have a chinese language video with english UI.
Ah, of course. Not much good for a speaker of Bantu if all the text 
remains in English... :)

>Furthermore, I should have created a new user on my box for 
>making the videos and setting its language to en. I really 
>hate the german tooltipps accidentally popping up in the 
>videos ;-) .
Oh well, it adds to the international flavor of the endeavor... (or 
"endeavour", as my UK friends have it)...

>And to be honest, I have three goals in mind when making the 
>* Reducing n00b questions in the groups
>* Help n00bs and tell them to not give up
>* Show users of other operating systems what wonderful things 
>we can do with free software
Are all three videos available from any other location with a high-speed 
connection ? It might be nice to have them on Pat Shirkey's site at 

>And finally (you shouldn't have asked ;-):
>If someone else wants to create a video showing the usage of a 
>certain aspect of audio software (or any other aspect of a 
>linux system, of course), I'll immediately help with all 
>material and knowledge I can offer.
>So, returning to your question, if a native speaker wants to 
>redo one of the videos, he shouldn't hesitate to order all of 
>my material by email.
Very cool. Hopefully someone on the LA* lists will take up your offer. 
There's certainly much more to be done...

>BTW:  The third one is not very good, I'll update it after the 
Looking forward to the update.



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