[xmonad] Screencasts wanted!

Jeremy Shaw jeremy at n-heptane.com
Wed Sep 24 18:31:02 EDT 2008

At Sun, 14 Sep 2008 17:03:10 -0700,
Don Stewart wrote:

> The quality isn't so great. Any suggestions on how to get hi res?

By default, youtube videos are 320x240, but they are also now rolling
out 'high quality' videos at 480x360.

One option might be to use Xnest to create a lower resolution X
session, and run xmonad inside that session. That way everying will at
least be bigger?

Might help to use a xmonad inside Xnest that has a different mod key
than the outside world.


Here is some more information on the encoding for youtube videos, not
sure if it is accurate or not:


More information about the xmonad mailing list