There are currently 5 active ffmpeg release versions 0.7.x up to 0.11.x. This document describes how to install these versions. I’ll leave you with a system ready for you to pick a version you need/want and tell you how to install them. All versions are as complete as possible AND containing nearly all supported codecs.
Add the following to your /etc/apt/sources.list:
and run the command:
You will get an error about a missing signature, install it and update package list with:
Now install these packages:
Install libutvideo manually with:
Install libxavs manually with:
Download the ffmpeg version you prefer here and unpack it with
Now for the default configure and make stuff, start with the configure string below and add the options according to the chosen version:
If you’re installing version 0.9, 0.10 or 0.11, add:
If you’re installing version 0.11:
If you’re installing version 0.11, remove:
ffmpeg is now installed.
This watermark example will put the image “logo.png” in the left top corner of the video (with a 10pixel padding at the top and at left side):