Mass Convert RAW Images into JPEGs

First, you’ll need to install ufraw-batch: sudo apt-get install ufraw-batch Now, you can easily and quickly dump your RAW images into JPEGs: find . -maxdepth 1 -type f -iname “*.cr2″ | while read file do ufraw-batch –wb=camera –exposure=auto \ –out-type=jpeg –compression=90 \ –output=”${file%.CR2}.JPG” \ “$file” done The above command will find all files ending in [...]

Converting WMA Music to MP3 with MPlayer and Lame

Another quick, hopefully painless tutorial. You can ask MPlayer to dump WMA files into WAV files, which you can then transcode into MP3 files: mplayer “myfile.wma” -vo null -vc dummy -af resample=441000 \ -ao pcm:waveheader \ -ao pcm:file=”out.wav” Alternatively, you can write it directly to lame‘s standard input to daisy-chain the operation: mplayer “myfile.wma” -vo [...]

[Ubuntu] Redmine+Gitosis – An Awesome Project Management Solution

When it comes to project management, there are a lot of awesome offerings out there. When you’re looking for something free, your list gets a little smaller. Redmine is an awesome project management solution written in Ruby. It features bug/issue/time tracking, multiple users and projects, repository watching, forums, wiki, documents, and more. Gitosis is a [...]