XBMC Ubuntu Minimal Maverick Install Script

As a little New Year's present, I have updated a script that has been knocking around to allow you to install XBMC on a minimal version of Ubuntu Maverick. If you simply install Ubuntu from the mini.iso containing the basic Ubuntu Maverick install, then on reboot, download my script using: wget http://www.prupert.co.uk/scripts/xbmcmaverickrevo.sh make it executable, … Continue reading XBMC Ubuntu Minimal Maverick Install Script

Stream Live Audio from a Microphone in Near Real Time in Ubuntu

I have been endeavouring over the past few months to hack my own baby monitor. I initially kinda cheated, by using an IP-webcam.  However, that isn't nearly as geeky as using a PC and USB webcam (plus, I also wanted night-vision, and IP-webcams with nightvision are not cheap). I got myself a cheap USB webcam … Continue reading Stream Live Audio from a Microphone in Near Real Time in Ubuntu