Monthly Archives: September 2016

Installing FFMpeg on Ubuntu 14.04

I was trying to cut some video files in Ubuntu for a photo project of mine. Ubuntu’s 14.04 apt-get cannot install ffmpeg out of the box. This is what occurs when you try to use apt-get:

Installing FFMpeg on Ubuntu 14.04

Digging around for a few hours I came across this easy command:

   sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/trusty-media
   sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jon-severinsson/ffmpeg
   sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kirillshkrogalev/ffmpeg-next

Enjoy!