Saturday, September 21

Installation FFmpeg on Linux RHEL/CentOS 6.X


FFmpeg : 

        FFmpeg is simply a tool which implements a decoder and then an encoder.It is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. This allows the users to convert files from one form to another.

Features :
  • FFmpeg is free software licensed under the LGPL or GPL depending on your choice of configuration options.
  • FFmpeg Hosting can convert any video format to the web-optimized .flv format so that they can get streamed on the website.
  • FFmpeg provide command line tool to convert multimedia files between formats.
Steps to Installation FFmpeg on Linux RHEL/CentOS 6.X


Step 1 : Create FFmpeg Repository

   Open repository Directory

   [root@bsrtech ~]# cd /etc/yum.repos.d/

 Create name with ffmpeg(any name) repositorty& open with vi command

   [root@bsrtech yum.repos.d]# vim ffmpeg.repo

 Step 2 : Write the following data on that file

   name=FFmpeg RPM Repository for Red Hat Enterprise Linux
   baseurl=  (64 Bit OS)
   #baseurl=   (32 Bit OS)

     Save&Quit the file(:wq)

Step 3 : Copy the conf file in lib directory

 Copy /etc/ file in /usr/local/lib/ directory

   [root@bsrtech ~]# cp -r /etc/  /usr/local/lib/

Then After Run This Command

  [root@bsrtech ~]# ldconfig -v  (Enter)

Step 4 : Install rpmforge Repository

  For 32 Bit OS
 [root@bsrtech ~]#rmp -Uvh

For 64 Bit OS

 [root@bsrtech ~]# rpm -Uvh 

Once Update installed Packages using yum update command

 [root@bsrtech ~]# yum update

 Step 5 : Now Install ffmpeg & ffmpeg-devel

   [root@bsrtech ~]# yum -y install ffmpeg ffmpeg-devel
                                  ( or )

   [root@bsrtech ~]# yum -y install ffmpeg*

After Completion use ffmpeg command to see the Full Details of FFmpeg.

 [root@bsrtech ~]# ffmpeg 


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