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Moviepy: example script with subtitles

In this short tutorial, we are to explain how to use moviepy to add subtitles to a video. We use CompositeVideoClip for adding the subtitles in the center position of the video. With this script you can add subtitles as a batch process to multiple videos.

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Mac OSX: OSError: MoviePy Error missing magick font

If you are trying to render font using moviepy you will need to install ghost script with brew install Ghostscript to have all the required fonts by moviepy. Check here for full details.

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Pygame blank screen with python3 and osx

Here is the solution when using pygame with OSX and you get a blank screen or not loading. You will need to uninstall and then install pygame from source code. In this article, we explain step by step how to fix pygame not loading in mac.

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OSX Solution: No package 'gobject-introspection-1.0' found

The error: PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable No package 'glib-2.0' found, could be easy solved when using brew by settings the PKG_CONFIG_PATH to the following value: export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=$PKG_CONFIG_PATH:/usr/local/Cellar/gobject-introspection/VERSION/lib/pkgconfig

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python3 http server command line

In this short tutorial we explain how to start a simple http server from the command line, very useful to share files across the network. Just execute python -m http.server 8000

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OSX Solution: PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable No package 'glib-2.0' found

The error: PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable No package 'glib-2.0' found, could be easy solved when using brew by settings the PKG_CONFIG_PATH to the following value: export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=$PKG_CONFIG_PATH:/usr/local/Cellar/glib/VERSION/lib/pkgconfig. Check this solution for more information

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Youtube api: download all videos from channel

In this tutorial, we are going to explain how to use YouTube API to fetch all videos on a channel.

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Raspberry pi and Python 3.7 : zipimport.ZipImportError: can't decompress data; zlib not available

Install the package zlib1g-dev using the command: sudo apt-get install zlib1g-dev to fix the error zipimport.ZipImportError: while installing python 3.7 from sources

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SOLUTION: ValueError: bad marshal data (unknown type code)

If while doing a python setup.py install you got the error "ValueError: bad marshal data (unknown type code)", delete all the pycs files. Check our solution to bad marshal data here.

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How to find the mime type of a file in Python?

Here are some example on how to guess the mime type of a file using python. The first example uses the filename only and the second example opens the file to guess the mime type.