video grabber with time line in video

Matthias Apitz guru at
Wed Apr 28 12:43:44 UTC 2021


I'm running FreeBSD 13.0-CURRENT r368166 (amd64) with recent ports and
KDE plasma. I can do video grabbing fine with KDE's 'cheese':

Name           : cheese
Version        : 3.38.0_2
Installed on   : Fri Jan  8 16:55:21 2021 CET
Origin         : multimedia/cheese
Architecture   : FreeBSD:13:amd64
Prefix         : /usr/local
Categories     : gnome multimedia
Licenses       : GPLv2
Maintainer     : gnome at
WWW            :
Comment        : Photobooth-inspired app for taking pictures and videos from webcam
Description    :
Cheese is a Photobooth-inspired GNOME application for taking pictures and
videos from a webcam. It also includes fancy graphical effects based on the


What I'm missing is a running time line in the picture itself on
presenting the video in a browser or with mplayer.

Any ideas of some other video grabber?

Matthias Apitz, ✉ guru at, +49-176-38902045
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