The following install steps have been proven to work on RedHat Enterprise Linux 6.2 and 6.5. You can check which version you are running with
Additionally, we assume that you are connected and registered with the Red Hat network and/or updated the system with the latest updates from the repositories.
Follow this guide step by step!
Note: (Sometimes the network might be down. Then you can also grab it via wget at ftp://ftp.videolan.org/pub/videolan/x264/snapshots/last_stable_x264.tar.bz2) and then use "tar xvjf last_xxx" to extract.
(The --arch=x86_64 option should only be used if you are on a 64Bit System!)
You can also use their Github repository at https://github.com/FFmpeg/FFmpeg.git.
That's it. This should give you a full functional FFMpeg installation for Razuna. Test it now with;
This should give you the following back (yours might vary a bit);
Try to convert a movie with;
It could be that you run into issues with a message of "ffmpeg: error while loading shared libraries....:. This simply means that it can't find the required libraries, in short you need to add them to the linked library configuration.
Check what libraries are missing with:
This will give you a list of libraries ffmpeg is using. If any of them are marked with "not found" then search for the missing library in question, e.g. "libswresample.so.0" with:
Once you have the path simply add it to /etc/ld.so.conf and issue a "ldconfig".
This should get you ffmpeg up and running.