SimpleScreenRecorder is a Linux screen recorder that supports X11 and OpenGL. It is easy to use, feature-rich, and has a Qt-based graphical user interface. It can record the entire screen or part of it, or record OpenGL applications directly. The recording can be paused and resumed at any time. Many different file formats and codecs are supported, and easy to add more. Created 2012-13 and currently maintained code: https://github .
- Its SUPER simple to setup. Just select where to record, select the file path and the other settings are fine as is.
- obs only has screencasting as one if its many features, not the main application
- SimpleScreenRecorder can record and live stream similar to Open Broadcaster Software