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Tutorials and howtos for Linux users, editors, and enthusiasts spanning the fields of audio, video, and media creation using nothing but open source and software.

Fedora Linux 19/20 Install Adobe Flash Player

I want to use Pandora online radio on a Fedora Linux desktop. How can I install Adobe Flash Player Plugin version 11.2 with yum command on a Fedora Linux 64 bit desktop or 32 bit version 20 laptop system?
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Linux: Convert .AVI File To Apple iPod / iPhone MP4 [M4V] Format

I store all avi files on my Debian / Ubuntu powered Linux server. How do I convert all avi files and play on an iPhone using Linux command line options? How to play AVI files on an iPhone or iPod?
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Debian / Ubuntu: Install Latest Version Of OpenSHOT on-Linear Video Editor

OpenShot is a free and open source video editor designed to create videos on Linux. This app act as an alternative to iMoive or Windows Movie Maker. I am using Debian Linux 6.x. This version ships with an older version of OpenSHOT software. How can I install the latest version of OpenSHOT under Debian GNU/Linux?
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Linux / Unix: Record / Capture MMS Stream And Save To a File

How do I capture capture mms-wmv (Microsoft Media Server) streams under Linux operating systems? How do I capture capture mms://ip/foo/bar streams under Unix like operating systems?
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I'm trying to use Cinelerra video editing and compositing software under Linux operating systems. However, I'm getting the following error:

MWindow::init_shm: /proc/sys/kernel/shmmax is 0x1000000.
It should be at least 0x7ffffff for cinelerra.

How do I fix this problem?
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HowTo: Linux Convert .OGV Format To .AVI Video Format

I've download files in ogg formats which is unrestricted by software patents. However, my video editing application is not accepting .ogv video file. How do I convert .ogv to .avi using Linux or Unix bash command line options?
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Linux / Unix: Convert AVI To MOV Format Using ffmpeg Command

How do I convert a .avi file format to quicktime .mov file format under Linux using command line options?
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