Install command:
brew install ffmpeg@2.8

Formerly known as: ffmpeg28

Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video


License: GPL-2.0-or-later

/api/formula/ffmpeg@2.8.json (JSON API)

/api/bottle/ffmpeg@2.8.json (Bottle JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for macOS releases:

Intel big sur
Apple Silicon big sur

Current versions:

stable 2.8.17

Revision: 6


Depends on:

fontconfig 2.13.1 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
freetype 2.11.0 Software library to render fonts
frei0r 1.7.0 Minimalistic plugin API for video effects
lame 3.100 High quality MPEG Audio Layer III (MP3) encoder
libass 0.15.2 Subtitle renderer for the ASS/SSA subtitle format
libvo-aacenc 0.1.3 VisualOn AAC encoder library
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
opus 1.3.1 Audio codec
rtmpdump 2.4+20151223 Tool for downloading RTMP streaming media
sdl 1.2.15 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
theora 1.1.1 Open video compression format
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

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
texi2html 5.0 Convert TeXinfo files to HTML
yasm 1.3.0 Modular BSD reimplementation of NASM


Installs (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 114
Installs on Request (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 114
Build Errors (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 0
Installs (90 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 383
Installs on Request (90 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 382
Installs (365 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 2,118
Installs on Request (365 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 2,076
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