[ubuntu-uk] Podcast Transcription How-To

Steve Cook yorvik.ubunto at googlemail.com
Fri Jun 27 19:34:02 BST 2008

Dave Walker wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-06-27 at 15:23 +0100, Steve Cook wrote:
> <SNIP>
>> As this uses transcribe, what do I do with the plain text file I've
>> produced?
>> I'll redo it with transcribe if need be. (when I've fathomed how to use it.)
>> Apart from that it looks straight forward.
> Hi Steve,
> I think transcriber is a good way to distribute the workload, so far
> anyway.  We haven't had to worry about bazaar merging mismatched commits
> yet!
> Anyway, you've done the hardest part - actually documenting what was
> said.  One of the neat things with transcribe is the ability to match to
> a timestamp of the episode, so if you could input your work into
> transcribe it would be a good idea.  I wouldn't imagine it will take as
> long as the initial transcription, but if you want a hand - let me know.
OK I seem to be getting the hang of Transcriber. I've done 20s worth, 
which I've uploaded to bazaar.  It appears to have worked OK.  Could 
someone confirm that everything is OK before I continue on.


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