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I am watching some webcams live from the Internet, showing some big cities around the world. I'd like to record some to show to my friends at home.

Is it possible?

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The easiest soultion that comes into my mind is recording the part of the screen itself using a Screencasting software like Kazam. Or Record my desktop or similar.

You can install Kazam in debian based distros by sudo apt-get install kazam.

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As you can see it has an Area selection option. So, you can just select the area of the window and record it.

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