Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 25th Dec 2010 17:38 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes First of all: the entire OSNews team would like to wish you a very merry Christmas. Even if you're not religious, there's always porn on the internet, right? Anywho, these wishes are a bit tardy, but that's because I've been fighting a battle with my computer the past few days trying to find a way to record Minecraft footage so I could make a Christmas wish from inside my creations - a losing battle, so it would seem. So, for Christmas, I have two OSNews Asks items for you to ponder. First, help me record Minecraft footage. Second, and this is of more practical use to myself and probably others as well, help me to set up an automatic backup solution that backs up the contents of one folder on an external hard drive to another external drive.
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umccullough
Member since:
2006-01-26

More weirdness: when recording in full screen, there's ZERO lag in Minecraft. When recording windowed (I already tried that), MUCH lag. Very odd.


Well, I'm out of ideas ;)

How much fraps? maybe we can start a "Buy Thom Fraps" bounty!

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Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

How much fraps? maybe we can start a "Buy Thom Fraps" bounty!


Heh no it's not worth it - all I wanted to do was record some Christmas wishes inside Minecraft - just one lousy video. We can fly to the goddamn moon, but recording a game session NOOOO.

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Thom_Holwerda Member since:
2005-06-29

I might reconsider and still buy Fraps. A semi-regular series for OSNews about me dicking around in Minecraft might be a nice diversion from all the serious stuff we do.

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