I recently created combined version of scripts already posted here. DanDascalescu There’s no need to guess.
You can use xwininfo to get the window properties. But for a few of them, randomly, only a generic “GIF” thumbnail is shown instead. Byzanz doesn’t have any UI! There are all sorts of complicated and well-working presumably ways to do this listed here.
I already use simplescreenrecorder to record my desktop for youtube on occassion, so turning the mkv into a gif was easy with this. Introduction Thanks Bruno Pereira for introducing me to byzanz! I can confirm this works great!
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Bruno Pereira Bruno Pereira I’ve used this site: Launchpad Janitor janitor wrote on Announcing the arrival of Valued Associate See full activity log. They’re super useful, it’d be nice if they were kept someplace better than text in StackOverflow answer.
Install this from software-center – it is automatically installed 10.4 you install the excellent ubuntu-restricted-extras package. If you have trouble installing from the PPA and are running a supported version of Ubuntu leave a comment below or contact the maintainer me on Launchpad.
Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS (Lucid Lynx)
Pick your settings and follow the on-screen prompts. You can reduce this by a number of methods: I’ve taken the liberty to modify the script with a simple GUI dialogue! Vif man byzanz-record or byzanz-record –help for more details.
A lame GUI for byzanzimproved the user experience mouse-selectable arearecord progress bar, replay-able recording.
Rob W Rob W 1, 1 13 A script to record GIF screencasts. Is this example screenshot taken on Windows? Could you try it? If you aren’t running a supported version of Ubuntu you should really upgrade! So ununtu would be -loop 0. It creates a very small KB.
How to create animated GIF images of a screencast? – Ask Ubuntu
How to create animated GIF images of a screencast? Note – this is an gfi output file size so the size can be slightly bigger than specified. I like to use notify-send as well in case my sound is off. Once it crashes take the output and upload it to paste.