Next CLUG meeting

Damien Elmes resolve at
Thu Mar 21 23:17:04 EST 2002

Michael Still <mikal at> writes:

> On Thu, 21 Mar 2002, Damien Elmes wrote:
>> Matthew Hawkins <matthew at> writes:
>> >> We should be able to do full streaming whatchamacallit with dual dolby thingamajings
>> >> so good it's just like being there.  Or failing that someone could bring along
>> >> their webcam and we could tape full ogg audio + 5 fps mpg.  Heck, even the audio
>> >> would be good.
>> publish mp3s of some of the talks their members give, some of which
>> are very interesting and worth the download. if someone was willing to record
>> the talks then that'd be cool, but I fear matthew hit the nail on the head
>> here:
>> > *cough*Telstra'smonopolyinducedexcessivetrafficcharges*cough*
> What bit rate is needed for the voice? The geeks in space MP3s are around
> 6.5MB for 30 minutes of voice and bad music... That's not too bad.

The ones i've seen are at 32kbit, which equates to about 17MB for a 75 minute
talk. Playing with ogg it could probably be cut down ever further...

Damien Elmes
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