I’ve been playing around with VHS this morning which looks like a neat tool for scripting some CLI interaction and then generating a GIF from it.
Could be useful for rich/textual demos so thought I’d share it here.
Quick demo of the stopwatch app
VHS tape script.
Output demo.gif Set FontSize 28 Set Width 1200 Set Height 600 Set Padding 10 Type "python demo.py" Sleep 500ms Enter Sleep 2s Tab Sleep 500ms Type "r" Sleep 500ms Type "r" Sleep 500ms Enter Sleep 5s Sleep 500ms Type "a" Sleep 2s Ctrl+c Sleep 2s