Linux

Rotate iPhone video and convert to h.264 video

First things first: grab the required packages for the program avconv. For Ubuntu, these packages are¬†libavcodec-extra-xx (where xx is a version number) and libav-tools. For single file, run:¬†avconv -i in.MOV -c:a copy -c:v libx264 -crf 18 -preset veryfast -vf transpose=1 […]

Subverting no-ip.org’s manual IP updating for free accounts with Python

No-ip.org is popular provider of static to dynamic host names. Their service allows those of us with dynamic IPs to have a static host name by use of a client that periodically updates the ip address the host name points […]