hosting the video (Re: transcript of Stallman's GPLv3 talk today (FOSDEM))

Jeroen Dekkers jeroen at
Mon Feb 27 10:15:11 UTC 2006

At 27 Feb 2006 00:05:59 +0000,
Ciaran O'Riordan wrote:
> sftp would be fine, or ftp.  I will be travelling until Thursday, so I
> won't have the bandwidth to send them to you before then.  I will drop you
> an email then and we can sort out how to do the transfer.
> Also, the video is split into 29 files (I did this to avoid hitting a
> large-file bug in my camera or gphoto2).  It would be good if these could be
> joined into one file, but I don't know much about that.
> Here's the output of 'file MVI_6046.AVI' (so that you might know what sort
> of video it is):
> RIFF (little-endian) data, AVI, 320 x 240, ~15 fps, video: Motion JPEG, audio: uncompressed PCM (mono, 11024 Hz)

Can't you compress it with ogg theora or something? That would
probably be way smaller than this. IIRC ffmpeg can do things like
converting to another format or joining files.

Jeroen Dekkers

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