Author Archives: Wesley Wright

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About Wesley Wright

Born on a mountain top near New York City, Craziest state in the land of the pretty. Raised in the woods so's he knew every tree, Killed him a bear when he was only three.

…one more thing

With respect to Tina’s 13 Lunas project and Which uses Flash to record video, I present Video capture via WebRTC A work in progress. No Safaris allowed.

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I have pretty much either finished or abandoned all projects and duties, an I am prepared to vacate the premises. Thank you very much “Elvis has left the building.”

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Free Books from my Bookshelf

Math, physics, computer science. And a signed copy of  The Art of Computer Programming Volume 1: Fundamental Algorithms (Donald E.Knuth).   Free for the taking, available only in Lafayette 407

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ffmpeg barfs on .AVI file

Entered on 08/31/2017 at 10:54 by Hi Wesley, I’ve uploaded 2 movies to the server, which are not going through. 1 is an avi file, the other a mp4 file. Are there issues with the server? Issues with ffmpeg. Exploratory … Continue reading

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YoUVM admin tool: move ownership

Figured out how to move ownership of a video from NetID1 to NetID2. Added it to Admin Panel => browse Videos => popup menu ‘Move’ Still some clean-up work to do before sending to production  

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Been a long time gone

Last post way back in May. Surely I’ve done something since then. Early May to June… announced my retirement prepared a list of streaming server users prepared a list of adjunct faculty Ticket from Sara Solnick. There is — or was, or may … Continue reading

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BBB keeps rolling along

Upgraded from 1.1ßeta to 1.1-RC from BBB: It’s been almost four months of testing since we announced the availability of 1.1-beta on Jan 12, 2017.  See: A big thanks to everyone who reported issues with the beta and helped … Continue reading

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WiFi laptops

Spent way too long getting 303 laptops to speak to the wireless network post radius certificate update. Fixed a lot of issues with caspar and munki along the way.

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Guide on the side

Helped Daisy, Graham, and Lyman get updated GOS installed on library servers. They were very happy, but not so happy as to let us use their SpringShare software.

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Data begets data

Created more graphs; moved jpgraph library into cumulusclips library (was on; refactored code to use cc-core DB  objects for mySQl queries; added tabular (HTML table or Excel CSV download)  custom user reports. Incorporated all of this into Admin Panel. … Continue reading

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