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* ffprobe -- a media file prober
 
* ffprobe -- a media file prober
 
* libavcodec -- library containing all FFmpeg audio/video encoders and decoders (most developed from scratch for best performances and high reusability)
 
* libavcodec -- library containing all FFmpeg audio/video encoders and decoders (most developed from scratch for best performances and high reusability)
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* libavfilter -- video and audio filtering library
 
* libavformat -- library of parsers and generators for all common audio/video formats
 
* libavformat -- library of parsers and generators for all common audio/video formats
 
* libavutil -- utility library containing functions used by all FFmpeg components
 
* libavutil -- utility library containing functions used by all FFmpeg components
 
* libswscale -- video scaler and pixel format converter
 
* libswscale -- video scaler and pixel format converter
 
* libswresample -- audio resampler and sample format converter
 
* libswresample -- audio resampler and sample format converter
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* libpostproc -- video post-processing library
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|Homepage URL=https://ffmpeg.org/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
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|Component programs=ffserver,ffplay,ffprobe,libavcodec,libavformat,libavfilter,libavutil,libswscale,libswresample
|Component programs=ffserver,ffplay,libavcodec,libavformat
 
|Homepage URL=https://ffmpeg.org/
 
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://source.ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg.git ffmpeg
 
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://source.ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg.git ffmpeg
 
|Computer languages=C, assembly
 
|Computer languages=C, assembly
 
|Documentation note=See https://ffmpeg.org/documentation.html for a complete list of documentation
 
|Documentation note=See https://ffmpeg.org/documentation.html for a complete list of documentation
|Paid support=
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|Donate=http://ffmpeg.org/donations.html
|IRC help=
 
 
|IRC general=irc://irc.freenode.net/ffmpeg
 
|IRC general=irc://irc.freenode.net/ffmpeg
 
|IRC development=irc://irc.freenode.net/ffmpeg-devel
 
|IRC development=irc://irc.freenode.net/ffmpeg-devel
 
|Related projects=fftv,Gstreamer,Flumotion,libshout,Icecast,FreeJ,XMFFMPEG
 
|Related projects=fftv,Gstreamer,Flumotion,libshout,Icecast,FreeJ,XMFFMPEG
 
|Keywords=audio,format conversion,video,streaming,live,encoder,codec,real time,decoder,recording,time shifting
 
|Keywords=audio,format conversion,video,streaming,live,encoder,codec,real time,decoder,recording,time shifting
|Is GNU=n
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|Version identifier=2.3.1
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|Version date=2014-07-31
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://ffmpeg.org/releases/ffmpeg-2.3.1.tar.bz2
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2008-01-07
 
|Last review date=2008-01-07
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=2.3.1
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|Status=
|Version date=2014-07-31
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|Is GNU=No
|Version status=
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|License verified date=2004-10-27
|Version download=http://ffmpeg.org/releases/ffmpeg-2.3.1.tar.bz2
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}}
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{{Project license
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|License=LGPLv2orlater
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2004-10-27
 
|License verified date=2004-10-27
|Version comment=
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Maintainer
 
 
|Real name=Fabrice Bellard
 
|Real name=Fabrice Bellard
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|Role=Original Author
 
|Email=fabrice.bellard@free.fr
 
|Email=fabrice.bellard@free.fr
 
|Resource URL=
 
|Resource URL=
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Contributor
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|Real name=Michael Niedermayer
|Real name=See the CREDITS file in the distribution for a complete list
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|Role=Project Leader
|Email=
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|Email=michaelni@gmx.at
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|Resource URL=
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|Real name=Stefano Sabatini
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|Email=stefasab@gmail.com
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|Real name=Paul B. Mahol
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|Real name=Reimar Döffinger
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|Real name=Ronald S. Bultje
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|Real name=Clément Bœsch
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
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|Audio=cd-copying, cd-playing, mixing, mp3, ogg-vorbis, waveform-manipulation
 
|Interface=command-line
 
|Interface=command-line
|Use=video
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|Library=C
|Video=viewing
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|Program-build-automation=make-related
|Works-with=video
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|Protocol=http
{{Project license
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|Runs-on=Windows, Mac OSX, BSD
|License=LGPLv2orlater
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|Use=compressing, editing, video
|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|Version-control=git
|License verified date=2004-10-27
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|Video=manipulation, viewing
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|Works-with=audio, video
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|Works-with-format=mp3, ogg-vorbis, speex, FLAC, ogg-theora, opus, webm, flv, swf
 
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Revision as of 19:38, 9 August 2014

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FFmpeg

https://ffmpeg.org/
Software for audio/video recording, streaming, and conversion

FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.

Its components include:

  • ffmpeg – Converts one video file format to another and supports grabbing and encoding in real time from a TV card.
  • ffserver – HTTP (RTSP is being developed) multimedia streaming server for live broadcasts that supports time shifting.
  • ffplay – simple media player based on SDL and the ffmpeg libraries
  • ffprobe – a media file prober
  • libavcodec – library containing all FFmpeg audio/video encoders and decoders (most developed from scratch for best performances and high reusability)
  • libavfilter – video and audio filtering library
  • libavformat – library of parsers and generators for all common audio/video formats
  • libavutil – utility library containing functions used by all FFmpeg components
  • libswscale – video scaler and pixel format converter
  • libswresample – audio resampler and sample format converter
  • libpostproc – video post-processing library

Documentation

Documentation

"IRC general" IRC general channel
irc://chat.freenode.net/ffmpeg
"IRC development" IRC development channel
irc://chat.freenode.net/ffmpeg-devel

Related Projects





Licensing

License

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Notes

Optional parts of Ffmpeg are licensed GPLv2 or later, and they're activated when compiled with --enable-gpl option.




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Fabrice Bellard Original Author
Derek Buitenhuis Developer
Clément Bœsch Developer
Michael Niedermayer Project Leader
Hendrik Leppkes Developer
Carl Eugen Hoyos Developer
Stefano Sabatini Developer
James Almer Developer
Nicolas George Developer
Paul B. Mahol Developer
Christophe Gisquet Developer
Peter Ross Developer
Reimar Döffinger Developer
Marton Balint Developer
Ronald S. Bultje Developer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.ffmpeg.org/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-devel
SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttp://lists.ffmpeg.org/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-user
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/ffmpeg
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/ffmpeg


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 29 February 2020.



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