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Screencasts in Ubuntu, Part 2: FFmpeg

Jun 12, 2008, 09:00 (1 Talkback[s])

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"Unfortunately, in the Ubuntu repositories we have a version of ffmpeg that doesn't support some formats (mostly because of law and license issues). The best solution as always is to download the source code and to individually configure and compile the program. We can download the source from:

svn checkout svn://svn.mplayerhq.hu/ffmpeg/trunk ffmpeg-source

"You need a Subversion client to do this, so if you don't have one, install it with sudo apt-get install subversion first..."

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