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Wow, I converted a 30 meg MPEG into an animated GIF that's 540 megs! 
How awesome is that?


[log in to unmask] wrote on 1/4/2007 1:01:02 AM:
> We enjoy quirky software that suits our fancy.  I would only use zamzar 
> to
> convert multimedia (aka fun stuff) formats.
> 
> Have fun and happy new year, Gavin!
> http://www.kissthisguy.com/funny.php 
> 
> --Nong
> 
> -- 
> "If at first you don't succeed; call it version 1.0" --anonymous
> http://taft.hiof.no/tech/lastpageoftheinternet.jpg 
> 
> 
> 
> On 1/4/07, Gavin Baker <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>> It wasn't this site, but a similar site saved my butt a few weeks ago. I
>> was giving a presentation in a class in the NWE labs, which run Solaris
>> with StarOffice. I'd made my slides in OO.o and saved them in ODF,
>> without thinking about opening them on another machine. Turns out the
>> old version of StarOffice doesn't read the format used in OO.o 2, only
>> the old StarOffice formats used in OO.o 1. I was about to be in big
>> trouble until I found a site that converted ODF -> PDF, which I could
>> open.
>>
>> On the privacy issue, I wouldn't use this (or anything online, even with
>> a privacy policy) for anything sensitive. However, it'd be neat if
>> someone released FOSS server software that did this which one could
>> install on one's own box.
>>
>> Gavin
>>
>> > Convert anything:
>> >
>> > http://www.zamzar.com/ 
>> >
>> > found on Digg.
>> >
>> > Happy New Year!!! =20
>> > xoxoxo,
>> >
>> > --Nong
>>