How to record screen as gif in linux

  1. Install record my desktop
  2. Record your desktop and “save as”. This will make an ogv file.
  3. Use ffmpeg to convert to mp4 with the -f mp4 flag eg. ffmpeg -I a.ogv -f mp4 b.mp4
  4. Use the imagemagick convert command to convert to gif. eg convert a.mp4 a.gif

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