Perl One-Click DVD Rip with Win32::DriveInfo andDVDFab 8

Continuing my current obsession with ripping DVDs is my perlification of jmos1277’s Automated DVD ripping script using DVDFab I’m using DVDFab to rip since it doesn’t seem to get tripped up as often with weird copy protection crap. Luckily, Win32::DriveInfo will give me the volume name of the DVD. If I get time, I’ll rewriteContinue reading “Perl One-Click DVD Rip with Win32::DriveInfo andDVDFab 8”

subsonic + musiccabinet + ubuntu server 12.04 LTS

Subsonic is pretty awesome Install instructions http://www.subsonic.org/pages/installation.jsp#debian http://dilerium.se/musiccabinet/#installation I’ve kept notes for when I end up rebuilding this server. Start by updating the system [text]sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade[/text] Install Oracle Java 7 [text]sudo apt-get install python-software-properties sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install oracle-java7-installer[/text] Reference Links http://www.webupd8.org/2012/01/install-oracle-java-jdk-7-in-ubuntu-via.html http://ubuntuforums.org/archive/index.php/t-2000856.html Install Subsonic [text]http://www.subsonic.org/pages/installation.jsp#debianContinue reading “subsonic + musiccabinet + ubuntu server 12.04 LTS”

Time Lapse Webcam

Project Requirements At work we needed a time lapse camera of our new student center construction project. It needs to run continuously for entire length of construction project – approx 18 months. It should run mostly unattended. Features It captures 1 picture every 5 minutes. Storage capacity is cheap, so after using excel to makeContinue reading “Time Lapse Webcam”