Why screencast recording stops after 30 seconds ?

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  • In RHEL 7.1, GNOME could capture a screencast by hitting CTRL+ALT+SHIFT+R. This would record a .webm screencast and save to ~/Videos.
  • Unfortunately, following the upgrade to RHEL 7.2, these screencasts stop after ~30 seconds.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • totem

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