Monthly Archives: April 2016

#cinelerra-cv: navigating the codec maze

Bottom line up front Use DV files for importing and exporting to/from Cinelerra, transcoding with ffmpeg where necessary. MP3 files are good for sound-only tracks. Other formats are often problematical, and you’ll save yourself a lot of grief if you … Continue reading

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Compiling #cinelerra-cv in Ubuntu Xenial

I was able to compile the latest version of cinelerra-cv from git: git clone git://git.cinelerra-cv.org/CinelerraCV.git cinelerra-cv I used commit 21049b7c from Apr 22 2016. The following is neither a strictly necessary nor sufficient list of packages that need to be … Continue reading

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HOME and DEB followup

Six months ago I wrote about HOME (Home Retail) and DEB (Debenhams). The story was that DEB had good price momentum, whilst HOME had poor momentum.HOME sunk on its trading update, whilst DEB gained. I said at the time that … Continue reading

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Magic Hat – RM stays in

The MHP (Magic Hat Portfolio) on Stockopedia (http://www.stockopedia.com/fantasy-funds/magic-hat-463/) is an experiment by me to see if a human can improve on a mechanical Greeblatt Magic Formula screen. I am trying to weed out “mistakes” that I feel the screening commits: … Continue reading

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CBUY – Cloudbuy – followup

Quick update on CBUY from Oct 2016. (http://is.gd/nnwRBs) It resumed listing. I viewed its transaction with EFH as a sign that the company way doomed, and viewed the chairman’s buy of £8k as an extremely bearish sign. This turned out … Continue reading

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Cinelerra OGG timeline bug

The waveform on the timeline is taken from idx file. I reported a problem: > Add an ogg music file to the timeline. The status bar indicates that an > idx file is being created, and the progress bar progressively … Continue reading

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