ffmpeg

Install command:
brew install ffmpeg

Also known as: ffmpeg@4

Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video

https://ffmpeg.org/

License: GPL-2.0-or-later

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/ffmpeg.json

Bottle JSON API: /api/bottle/ffmpeg.json

Formula code: ffmpeg.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Intel monterey
big sur
catalina
64-bit linux
Apple Silicon monterey
big sur

Current versions:

stable 4.4.1
head ⚡️ HEAD

Other versions:

ffmpeg@2.8 2.8.18 Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video

Revision: 5

Depends on:

aom 3.2.0 Codec library for encoding and decoding AV1 video streams
dav1d 0.9.2 AV1 decoder targeted to be small and fast
fontconfig 2.13.1 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
freetype 2.11.1 Software library to render fonts
frei0r 1.7.0 Minimalistic plugin API for video effects
gnutls 3.6.16 GNU Transport Layer Security (TLS) Library
lame 3.100 High quality MPEG Audio Layer III (MP3) encoder
libass 0.15.2 Subtitle renderer for the ASS/SSA subtitle format
libbluray 1.3.0 Blu-Ray disc playback library for media players like VLC
librist 0.2.6 Reliable Internet Stream Transport (RIST)
libsoxr 0.1.3 High quality, one-dimensional sample-rate conversion library
libvidstab 1.1.0 Transcode video stabilization plugin
libvmaf 2.3.0 Perceptual video quality assessment based on multi-method fusion
libvorbis 1.3.7 Vorbis General Audio Compression Codec
libvpx 1.11.0 VP8/VP9 video codec
opencore-amr 0.1.5 Audio codecs extracted from Android open source project
openjpeg 2.4.0 Library for JPEG-2000 image manipulation
opus 1.3.1 Audio codec
rav1e 0.5.1 Fastest and safest AV1 video encoder
rubberband 2.0.0 Audio time stretcher tool and library
sdl2 2.0.20 Low-level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, and graphics
snappy 1.1.9 Compression/decompression library aiming for high speed
speex 1.2.0 Audio codec designed for speech
srt 1.4.4 Secure Reliable Transport
tesseract 5.0.1 OCR (Optical Character Recognition) engine
theora 1.1.1 Open video compression format
webp 1.2.1 Image format providing lossless and lossy compression for web images
x264 r3060 H.264/AVC encoder
x265 3.5 H.265/HEVC encoder
xvid 1.3.7 High-performance, high-quality MPEG-4 video library
xz 5.2.5 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio
zeromq 4.3.4 High-performance, asynchronous messaging library
zimg 3.0.3 Scaling, colorspace conversion, and dithering library

Depends on when building from source:

nasm 2.15.05 Netwide Assembler (NASM) is an 80x86 assembler
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries

Analytics (macOS):

Installs (30 days)
ffmpeg 154,419
ffmpeg --HEAD 185
Installs on Request (30 days)
ffmpeg 129,994
ffmpeg --HEAD 183
Build Errors (30 days)
ffmpeg 46
ffmpeg --HEAD 11
Installs (90 days)
ffmpeg 488,372
ffmpeg --HEAD 567
ffmpeg --without-tesseract 1
Installs on Request (90 days)
ffmpeg 412,470
ffmpeg --HEAD 564
ffmpeg --without-tesseract 1
Installs (365 days)
ffmpeg 1,581,985
ffmpeg --HEAD 2,602
ffmpeg --with-fdk-aac --with-libass --with-libvpx --with-openssl 13
ffmpeg --with-freetype 10
ffmpeg --with-sdl2 7
ffmpeg --with-snappy 7
ffmpeg --with-fdk-aac 3
ffmpeg --with-libvpx 2
ffmpeg --with-sdl2 --with-freetype 2
ffmpeg --without-libvo-aacenc --with-rtmpdump --with-schroedinger --with-ffplay --with-tools --with-fdk-aac --with-x265 --with-webp --with-faac --with-libcaca --with-libvorbis --with-libvpx --with-opus --with-speex --with-theora 2
Installs on Request (365 days)
ffmpeg 1,317,678
ffmpeg --HEAD 2,595
ffmpeg --with-fdk-aac --with-libass --with-libvpx --with-openssl 13
ffmpeg --with-freetype 10
ffmpeg --with-sdl2 7
ffmpeg --with-fdk-aac 3
ffmpeg --with-libvpx 2
ffmpeg --with-sdl2 --with-freetype 2
ffmpeg --without-libvo-aacenc --with-rtmpdump --with-schroedinger --with-ffplay --with-tools --with-fdk-aac --with-x265 --with-webp --with-faac --with-libcaca --with-libvorbis --with-libvpx --with-opus --with-speex --with-theora 2

Analytics (Linux):

Installs (30 days)
ffmpeg 617
ffmpeg --HEAD 17
Installs on Request (30 days)
ffmpeg 479
ffmpeg --HEAD 17
Build Errors (30 days)
ffmpeg 2
Installs (90 days)
ffmpeg 1,839
ffmpeg --HEAD 21
Installs on Request (90 days)
ffmpeg 1,429
ffmpeg --HEAD 21
Installs (365 days)
ffmpeg 5,836
ffmpeg --HEAD 53
ffmpeg --with-openssl 1
Installs on Request (365 days)
ffmpeg 4,403
ffmpeg --HEAD 53
ffmpeg --with-openssl 1
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