[Sugar-devel] Record v90 (was: v89)
abhunkin at uncg.edu
Mon May 16 16:23:51 EDT 2011
I made an error is reporting on Record v90 (and the 0.92 nightly version
With an appropriate mike, at least one of my systems (the one with camera -
a Go2PC) records - and without stutter or silent interruptions. The
remaining problem is that the output is ogg SPEEX. Hopefully this can be
----- Original Message -----
From: "Art Hunkins" <abhunkin at uncg.edu>
To: <sugar-devel at lists.sugarlabs.org>
Sent: Monday, May 16, 2011 2:56 PM
Subject: Re: [Sugar-devel] Record v90 (was: v89)
> Testing audio-only Record-90:
> Strange results. I tested with the latest 0.92 nightly version
> (Fedora-15-Nightly-20110515.07-i686-Live-soas.iso) that Tom Gilliard found
> to boot. (I was able to successfully create it with Live USB Creator.)
> I recorded on two systems, one with camera, one without. Record worked as
> might be expected except for two crucial facts: 1) playback was a silent
> file, with only an opening and closing click/short noise-burst; 2) the
> files are generated in ogg SPEEX format, not ogg vorbis (hence they are of
> no use to me). With the camera system, during audio recording color video
> was animated (unlike below).
> One other test: Record-90 on an XO-1.5 upgraded to 0.84. Things generally
> proceded as expected, but with a frozen video picture during recording.
> Unexpectedly, the resultant audio was ogg VORBIS, but with intermittent
> stuttering or pauses.
> I verified all audio results by playing them with Audacity on my desktop
> PC; same results as described above.
> Strange indeed . . .
> Art Hunkins
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Daniel Drake" <dsd at laptop.org>
> To: "Art Hunkins" <abhunkin at uncg.edu>
> Cc: <sugar-devel at lists.sugarlabs.org>
> Sent: Friday, May 06, 2011 3:06 PM
> Subject: Re: [Sugar-devel] Record v89
>> On 11 March 2011 18:14, Art Hunkins <abhunkin at uncg.edu> wrote:
>>> FWIW, I get the same results when attempting an audio recording as with
>>> other recent versions of Record: after hitting STOP (following
>>> the circulating arrow within the circle (presumably indicating SAVE),
>>> exits - continuing indefinitely. Close activity. This is with 0.90 SoaS.
>> Should be fixed with v90. The problem is that audio recording was
>> broken without a camera, and I guess you don't have a camera on your
>> In v90 this works, its usable but there are some UI oddities to be
>> resolved at a later date.
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