AVI file created by OpenCV 2.4.6 not always valid when app exits

I'm currently using OpenCV 2.4.6 with gcc 4.7.3 on Lubuntu x64. To view the AVI I use gnome-mplayer 1.0.8 (installed with Lubuntu). All the kit is running on a VM in VirtualBox. I use the common...

Is the decoder on which mplayer relies to playback the MP4 format is Open Source and the Totem one is not and why?

I don't understand why the mplayer plays the .mp4 with H.264 codec while Totem (the default video player of Gnome) requires absolutely 3rd parties gstream libs. From what I read:...

Cannot stream with Live555 server - Example not working

Recently I downloaded Live555 server source code from their site. I tried to compile and run testMPEG1or2AudioVideoStreamer.cpp file in the testProgs directory. I compiled the whole project...

About mouse controlling in c/c++ [ubuntu] gnome or kde??? probably

Several questions about how to write a mouse controlling module in c/c++ Any comments are much appreciated. I have a mobilephone which can connect to my ubuntu 11.04 laptop through wireless...

Movie snapshots have other dimensions than movie itself.

I want to track a moving object on a video using swistrack. https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/SwisTrack I will use a simple background subtraction algorithm for that. Therefore, I need a snapshot of...

date function in file which starts on system startup - bash

I am trying to run a bash script on start up. The aim of the script is to play an mp3 file with the music player mplayer, at a set time (say at 15 past every hour). My bash script is the...

Can I make a file that opens a .mp4 and a few other bash scripts at the same time?

I want to make a .sh file that opens a music video, minimizes the videos window, and opens 3 new terminals with commands running in each of them. So far I have this: #!/bin/bash cd Videos mplayer...

Play INDIE 103.1 stream in Chrome Radio Player extension

Can anyone help me to find the streaming URL of the INDIE 103.1 online player? I'm looking for a way to play the stream directly through the Chrome Radio Player extension. I already tried fiddling...

Different video players showing incorrect mp4 resolution after ffmpeg conversion

After getting help from https://stackoverflow.com/a/40601020/6318164 on how to convert webm to mp4. The result avoiding losing the video ratio by setting the height resolution with -vf...

No such file or directory' while attempting to get adb version

I had install Android adt bundle for linux in my computer(Ubuntu 13.04). But now when I run my eclipse in adt bundle following error appers:- 2014-11-04 13:25:50 - adb] Unexpected exception...