Tag Archives: command line

HOWTO: One big file from a YouTube playlist

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the release of Born To Run, I decided to watch Cory Arcangel perform his classic Glockenspiel Addendum. He’s posted videos from a 2008 concert to YouTube, so it should be no problem, right? Well, the version he posted is in eight parts. Fine for YouTube, but I don’t […]

HOWTO: Create an animated gif from a video with command line tools

Sometimes I see a few seconds of a video I’m watching and I think that it’d make a great animated gif. But because I don’t always have access to a bunch of graphics software, and because I might be using my Ubuntu or OS X box, it’s nice to have a process that works with […]