FFmpeg is a cross-platform solution for streaming audio and video as well as recording and conversion. Its also useful to convert multimedia files between various formats. FFmpeg includes libavcodec audio/video codec library in it.
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. CentOS/RHEL uses must have enable atrpms rpm repository on his systems.
1. Install FFmpeg
CentOS/RHEL and Fedora users make sure that you have enabled atrpms repository in system. Let’s begin installing FFmpeg as per your operating system.
CentOS/RHEL and Fedora Users:
Ubuntu and Debian Users:
$ sudo apt-get
update$ sudo apt-get installffmpeg
2. Check FFmpeg Version
After successfully install FFmpeg, let’s check the version installed on system.
-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) ....
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.