Python Agile Software Development Tools Screencasts

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Tue Jul 8 03:04:42 CEST 2008

Ben Finney wrote:
> Robert Kern <robert.kern at> writes:
>> Ben Finney wrote:
>>> percious <chris at> writes:
>>>> I started a new series about python on showmedo. Please feel free
>>>> to take a look.
>>> I'd love to, but showmedo refuses to show presentations to me
>>> without installing non-free software.
>> mplayer works just fine on the .flv's.
> Note that "works with mplayer" is not the same thing as "doesn't
> require non-free software"; many "works with mplayer" stories have the
> unspoken addendum of "... with these non-free codec libraries
> installed". But, not having the video files, I can't say whether
> that's the case in this instance.

I believe .flv is entirely handled by ffmpeg.

> Okay. Where would the public link to those files be?
> If I need to "log in" just to download it, that's a needless barrier
> that's going to turn me away too.

Yes, you do need to log in. If you don't want to do it, that's fine. I certainly 
don't care.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco

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