Saturday, February 14, 2009

OGV to AVI with mencoder

I have a problem with importing video file that extension is ogv to Openoffice Impress so I decided to convert it to avi. After googling a while I got following commands (I just copy & paste it, will examine it later)

mencoder input.ogm -ovc xvid -oac mp3lame -xvidencopts pass=1 -o output.avi


mencoder -idx input.ogv -ovc lavc -oac mp3lame -o out.avi

Sunday, February 8, 2009

How to save flash file (swf) using firefox

call following command in address bar


ctrl-F to find swf you want by search the URL name of web page where wanted flash reside

then you can download as usual file

Testing platform : Ubuntu8.10 with Firefox 3.0.5

credit : Download & Save Flash Animation Files in Firefox or IE

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