How to install ffmpeg 2.5.2 on Elementary OS Freya

December 31, 2014 | By | Reply More

The new version of FFMPEG 2.5.2 is now available which brings a lot of improvements. FFMpeg is a popular multimedia package which handle the video features such as viewing and converting. Here I want to guide you how to install ffmpeg 2.5.2 on Elementary OS Freya. Since its available via PPA, installing ffmpeg 2.5.2 on Elementary OS Freya is pretty easy.

Steps to install ffmpeg 2.5.2 on Elementary OS Freya

A. Add the PPA repository

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kirillshkrogalev/ffmpeg-next

B. Update local repository index

sudo apt-get update

C. Install ffmpeg

sudo apt-get install ffmpeg

Done. Now ffmpeg 2.5.2 is installed on your Elementary OS Freya

Tags: , , , ,

Category: Elementary OS

Leave a Reply