All posts tagged misadventures

A while back, I experienced all manner of issues. Errors I saw were:


Interestingly, Linux didn't give a flying fuck and never even hiccuped once. This is why I initially thought I had an issue with Windows 8.1. Go Linux go.

I rebooted into some specialized memory testing to prove I had memory issues.

I was working on building an entirely new system and had started with a case and power supply replacement. Apparently I had damage to my earlier power supply, because all my issues magically went away.

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RESULT - giving up. I have no idea what .mclt files are, how to customize them, how to make them, or where to get them.

Trying to figure this out took such a long time I needed to spin off a new page.

  • 2015-08-07 - I emailed the ManyCam help desk for information.
  • 2015-10-10 - They never replied.
  • 2016-02-08 - Giving up.
  • 2017-06-22 - I see they have some sort of "create effect" feature on their website, but that creates a .mcv file. Perhaps this is a new feature of a newer version of manycam.

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TODO - add my notes, and scripts

Imagemagick logo

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: https://chocolatey.org/packages/imagemagick

ImageMagick is a software suite to create, edit, compose, or convert bitmap images.

It's pretty fucking magickal.

  • TODO - I didn't note the actual commands I use

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