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ClipGrab - Download videos from online video sharing websites

Posted 01-19-2009 at 01:26 PM by rbkumaran

ClipGrab is a free GUI Video downloader from the famous online video sharing websites like youtube, veoh, Dailymotion, MyVideo and many other. ClipGrab is very simple (basically just one window to work on). Clipgrab downloads the file and saves it by default to FLV (Flash Video) however can convert the downloaded video on the fly to Windows Video (WMV), MPEG4, MP3 (Audio), OGG Vorbis (Audio).
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Why Linux is nowhere, part 1

Posted 01-19-2009 at 01:25 PM by AGer (Void cries or bashing time)

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Originally Posted by jlinkels View Post
This thread is drifting pretty much away... but there I go: What do you mean with this statement? Nowhere in terms of vendor lock-in, licencing, stupid pop-ups, or nowhere in terms of what a decent desktop should offer the user?
This is the question I got and, in order to keep the original thread on track, I opt to answer it here.

Desktop Linux is nowhere in terms of the adoption rate. Just look at the w3schools statistics. Depending on how you look at it, Linux will either...
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VI...making newbies scream since 1976

Posted 01-19-2009 at 10:38 AM by rocket357 (Musings on technology, philosophy, and life in the corporate world)

There's a discussion going on here:

http://www.linuxquestions.org/

claiming that VI is ruining chances of Linux adoption among new users.

The basic argument is that VI is too hard to support...many users get a taste of VI's alienish nature and go screaming back to their Windows machines.

Ok, I'll give you a few points here...

a) VI is not a newb-friendly editor. I've been using VI for years now, and I still learn something...
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Need to know how to install Oracle 10g, but threw Linux.

Posted 01-18-2009 at 04:46 PM by Detroit5

Hello Everybody, I am very to new Linux well I lose all my knowledge after leaving college over 12yrs ago. Now my questions is Im working on Oracle Cert 10g. However, I am having issues trying to install 10g, but I need to setup everything threw Linux 1st. I created my groupadd user everything. But I dont know if all the files and directory are in place. I download differenct but having isses open I am running into is the unzip packages. How do I install packages "like this rpm -q make gcc...
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Kdenlive - Free opensource video editor in openSUSE

Posted 01-18-2009 at 02:28 PM by rbkumaran

Kdenlive free open-source non-linear video editor for KDE. Kdenlive is an intuitive and powerful multi-track video editor, including most recent video technologies. Read more
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