[rescue] SGI demo from 1985

Mike Hebel nimitz at nimitzbrood.com
Mon Feb 5 13:36:02 CST 2007

Thus spake Charles Shannon Hendrix:
> Micah R Ledbetter wrote:
>> On Feb 5, 2007, at 01:08, Kevin wrote:
>>> +1 for 80,000 transistor VLSI chips!
>>> Kevin, can you post a download link for this vid?  I'd like to
>>> actually
>>> watch it on my SGI.
>> Well, normally youtubex.com would help, since it saves you the
>> trouble of hunting through the page source for the .flv. However,
>> that flash video file will probably not play on your SGI (try VLC,
>> perhaps? Google Video Player will play them on the Mac or Windows).
> What would be really nice is a way to get the videos out of that brain
> dead format and into something portable.
> Anyone know of a conversion program that will do that, or is flv a
> one-way conversion?

I haven't found one yet.  I've been looking because there's a lot of
classic B&W movies in that format via Democracy TV. :-(

Mike Hebel
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