FFmpeg is a cross-platform solution for streaming audio and video as well as recording and conversion.
This article will describe you to how to install FFmpeg on CentOS/RHEL 6/5 and Ubuntu 12.04/12.10 systems with easy steps. Also provides basic uses of ffmpeg.
1. Install FFmpeg on CentOS, RHEL and Fedora
First we need to install atrpms rpm repository on our system. After install repository, Follow the below steps.
After installing atrpms repository, Use yum to install ffmpeg using following command.
Check FFmpeg Version
After succufully install FFmpeg, let check the installed version of ffmpeg using below command.
-versionffmpeg version 2.0.2 built on Oct 27 2013 11:21:04 with gcc 4.4.6 (GCC) 20120305 (Red Hat 4.4.6-4) ....
2. Install FFmpeg on Ubuntu and Debian
To install ffmpeg on ubuntu system is very easy. Just type below command from command line to install it.
$ sudo apt-get
update$ sudo apt-get installffmpeg
3. FFmpeg Basic Commands
Here is the list of few ffmepg basic commands list.
Click here to read more about ffmpeg on its official site.