Monday, September 15, 2014

Watch video as text.

To view videos as text try: (You may have to install the caca-utilities)
$ mplayer -vo caca videoname.ext

A 1997 Linux Terminal Tech Demo (ASCII Code)

You can get it by typing this in the terminal:

sudo apt-get install bb

You can also watch the Starwars video with a real telnet connection.

$  telnet

You can also save the telnet session with ttyrec (you may need to install ttyrec or compile from source at , if your distro does not have it included) for later playback.

To record
$ ttyrec starwars
$ telnet

To playback.
$ ttyplay starwars.

No comments:

Post a Comment