[IAEP] Video Chat, Video Editing and VOIP activities for Sugar

satyaakam goswami satyaakam at gmail.com
Sat Feb 13 21:33:56 EST 2010

On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 8:38 PM, Sayamindu Dasgupta <sayamindu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> On Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 4:53 PM, Manusheel Gupta <manu at laptop.org> wrote:
>> Dear friends,
>> 6 developers working at SEETA will be spearheading the design and
>> development of video chat, video editing and VOIP activities in Sugar
>> starting Feb. 15. We have been trying to arrive at a decision on the
>> approach to be followed -  designing the application and writing the code
>> from ground zero vs. porting an existing open source application to Sugar.

i would call it cannibalizing from  the existing pieces  ;-)  ,i think
that's what you meant by Porting.

>> We have been examining a number of open source applications, and believe
>> that it will be easier to port the following applications to Sugar than
>> reinventing the wheel  -
>> 1. Video Chat - Pidgin  (http://www.pidgin.im/)
>> 2. Video Editor - PiTiVi  (http://www.pitivi.org/)
> For Video Editor, you may want to take a look at OpenShot
> (http://www.openshotvideo.com/). I tried it out a couple of weeks back
> and it seemed to be quite impressive as far a basic video editor goes.

Old one http://cinelerra.org/about.php still , also can look at the
distros like ubuntu studio .


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