[LAU] [OT] a record created on a 3d printer

Len Ovens len at ovenwerks.net
Thu Jan 3 21:33:15 UTC 2013

On Thu, January 3, 2013 8:56 am, Joe Hartley wrote:
> On Thu, 3 Jan 2013 15:02:54 +0100

>> On the other hand: what would happen if one uses vmlinuz and initrd as
>> raw-input for lame and then back to 'wave' with mpg123?

Coding as MP3 would not work because it is lossy.
> Don't even need that step:
> $ aplay /boot/vmlinuz-3.6.7-4.fc16.x86_64
> Playing raw data '/boot/vmlinuz-3.6.7-4.fc16.x86_64' : Unsigned 8 bit,
> Rate 8000 Hz, Mono
> Pure raw noise :)

This would work or convert to flac. But I don't know how much flac would
reduce the size as I think vmlinuz is already compressed.... it might even
get bigger.

Len Ovens

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