[LAU] More linux live on the YouTubes

Folderol folderol at ukfsn.org
Fri Dec 12 18:45:23 EST 2008

On Fri, 12 Dec 2008 13:25:35 -0800
Ken Restivo <ken at restivo.org> wrote:

> Here are two short clips from last Friday night, of Linux being played live in a jazz-oriented context:
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MuKqzVDR4wA
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yc5O-esJ8ko
> Bass (via fluidsynth) is left hand, Rhodes (fluidsynth going through CAPS amp simulator LADSPA plugin in ecasound) and AZR3 are right hand.
> The sound quality of the video isn't great, buit the Linux Laptop which is making all the keyboard and bass sounds, is clearly visible in the videos.
> What's that running on my screen?
> 1) Emacs (with the setlist and changes of the songs)
> 2) A couple rxvt's
> 3) Ion3 tiling window manager
> 4) Xclock so the drummer and I could keep track of our set length
> A lot of times I close the latop lid. But, when I leave it open, I'd like to have something more interesting showing on screen if it's going to be visible from the audience. Any ideas/suggestions as to what to run, that would be visually interesting, but not too CPU intensive?
> Thanks.
> -ken

Very good. We can see and hear you're obviously enjoying yourselves.
It's also nice to put faces to the music :)

Will J Godfrey

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