[Haifux] [HELP HELP] Uses of Linux in the "real world"

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Sun Nov 1 14:04:21 MSK 2009

> about listening to lectures, is it only audio or audio + video?
> There is a possibility to play audio at double speed. if it's with video it
> is more problematic.
> which players they use on windows to play at double speed?

They are audio and video files hosted on the Technion's MMS server.
The files are not stored locally, they are streamed over the network.
Downloading them for local play is not feasible as the files are
hundreds of megabytes in size and stream in realtime. That means that
downloading a 60 minute lecture takes 60 minutes. Although the
lectures can be played at high speed, they cannot be downloaded as

Dotan Cohen


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