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Summary: Organize some screencasts
< * NicFerrier records ogg files with RecordMyDesktop on Ubuntu an tries to do it in a single take, then he uploads the ogg to youtube. Youtube generate a whole bunch of alternative sizes without having to edit at all.
> * NicFerrier records ogg files with RecordMyDesktop on Ubuntu and tries to do it in a single take
> ** then he uploads the ogg to youtube
> *** Youtube generate a whole bunch of alternative sizes without having to edit at all
Screencasts are videos of screen capture. The video shows changes on the screen while programming or executing some task.
Emacs screencasts are videos of emacs in use. They offer a fun way to learn about Emacs usage by looking at experts using or demonstrating new features. It is also revealing to see how these experts use emacs for routine tasks while they go about demonstrating new features. Though some screencasts are only visual, without sound, they nevertheless reveal some useful patterns. Learning from screencasts is like looking over the expert’s shoulder and silently watching them work.
There are a number of ways of learning, but screencasts have proven unmatched for demonstrating complex command sequences in easy to see, low-cost method.