Aug 10, 2021 by Thibault Debatty | 1259 views
Moreover, this embedded player has an additional benefit: it is possible to pause and copy-paste text directly from the player. You can give it a try on the session below:
The easiest way to install asciinema is using pip:
sudo pip3 install asciinema
To start a recording, simply type
This will start a new shell from which the input and output will be recorded. You can end the recording with
ctrl + D.
Trick, you can also automatically remove idle time with the option
asciinema rec -i 2
You can find all other options in the online documentation: https://asciinema.org/docs/usage
When the recording is finished, you will get to choose between saving the recording locally and uploading the recording to asciinema.org.
If you choose to upload, you will receive a link that allows to watch and share your recording: