Hi unixmen readers, Have you ever wanted to extract images from a video file? It is possible to do such thing in Linux and for this tutorial I will use ffmpeg to get images from a video. What is ffmpeg? ffmpeg is a very useful command line program which can be used to transcode media […]
FFmpeg 2.2.1 has been released on 2014-04-10 and it includes many changes, fixes, updates and improvements. This FFmpeg version includes all changes from ffmpeg-mt, libav master of 2014-03-01, libav 10 as of 2014-04-10. It includes the following library versions: libavutil 52. 66.100 libavcodec 55. 52.102 libavformat 55. 33.100 libavdevice 55. 10.100 libavfilter 4. 2.100 libswscale […]
Why do we need to convert from MP4 to MP3? It saves spaces in our devices, and some of the basic model devices are not supported with mp4 extension. In this example, we are going to use ffmpeg to convert MP4 to MP3. FFmpeg is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio […]
The last few years, many users upload their how-to videos (also known as videorials — like tutorials) in Youtube, showing their Linux desktop and explaining how to do a bunch of stuff. So instead of reading an article or a guide with static images and multiple pages, maybe there is a quick educational video waiting […]
FFmpeg0.6 is released, this release is codenamed “Works with HTML5″ as the special focus on this release were a lot of improvements that are relevant for HTML5 video. According to the announcement , “The H.264 and Theora decoders are now significantly faster and the Vorbis decoder has seen important updates.”
FFmpeg 0.5.1 is released, This release fixes security, packaging and licensing issues for FFmpeg 0.5, but it is a maintenance only release; no new codecs, formats or other feature are being introduced. The full details are spelled out in the the release notes and changelog.
In this howto we will show you how to install ffmpeg in ubuntu9.10 karmic koala, Both ffmpeg and x264 exist in karmic koala repositories and you can install them from ubuntu software center or by command, but can happen that you got dependencies problems while trying to install them, errors like described on the screenshot […]
WinFF is a GUI for the command line video converter, FFMPEG. It will convert most any video file that FFmpeg will convert. WinFF does multiple files in multiple formats at one time. You can for example convert mpeg’s, flv’s, and mov’s, all into avi’s