A collection of simple scripts for making timelapse videos set to music
Make sure you have avconv and mp3info installed (
apt-get install avconv mp3info)
./watchmecode.sh /path/to/video/file.mpg /path/to/audio/file.mp3
This will make a video called
done.mp4 in the current directory.
This has not been thoroughly tested at all, only on Ubuntu
AVCONV vs FFMPEG
I have no horses in this race, but since Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't have ffmpeg
packages by default, I just use
avconv instead of
If you do want to use ffmpeg instead of avconv, go ahead and install ffmpeg
and modify the
backend file to specify ffmpeg instead of avconv.
It's hacky, but whatever.
Videos Made with WatchMeCode
See videos made with WatchMeCode, and post your own to the wiki.
Jesse Gumm (Twitter: @jessegumm)
All of this is MIT License
(not that there's really much to license here, it's a few simple shell commands, but whatever)
mmcat, which is GPL licensed (license at the top of the file).
Cheers to all the folks checking this out from that Hacker News post!