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Converting Videos for the Creative Zen

I have a Creative Zen, its a very nice little mp3/video player, and while it plays xVid/DivX/WMV its a bit picky about what it will play.

So ive created this script to convert videos to a format it will play (320×240, xVid, with auto black bars to maintiain aspect ratio & 128KB ABR MP3 audio).
Its a Bash script using Mplayer / Mencoder.


SSH Passwordless Login

Here is a script that adds your SSH public key to a remote hosts authorized_keys file. Thus enabling you to login without a password. (more…)