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

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/ffmpeg@2.8.json

Formula code: ffmpeg@2.8.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Apple Silicon sonoma
Intel sonoma
64-bit linux

Current versions:

stable 2.8.22

Other versions:

ffmpeg@6 6.1.1 Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video
ffmpeg@5 5.1.5 Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video
ffmpeg@4 4.4.4 Play, record, convert, and stream audio and video

Revision: 1


Depends on:

fontconfig 2.15.0 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
freetype 2.13.2 Software library to render fonts
frei0r 2.3.3 Minimalistic plugin API for video effects
lame 3.100 High quality MPEG Audio Layer III (MP3) encoder
libass 0.17.3 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 1.13.1 VP8/VP9 video codec
opencore-amr 0.1.6 Audio codecs extracted from Android open source project
opus 1.5.2 Audio codec
rtmpdump 2.4-20151223 Tool for downloading RTMP streaming media
sdl12-compat 1.2.68 SDL 1.2 compatibility layer that uses SDL 2.0 behind the scenes
snappy 1.2.1 Compression/decompression library aiming for high speed
speex 1.2.1 Audio codec designed for speech
theora 1.1.1 Open video compression format
x264 r3108 H.264/AVC encoder
x265 3.6 H.265/HEVC encoder
xvid 1.3.7 High-performance, high-quality MPEG-4 video library
xz 5.4.6 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio

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@2.8 125
Installs on Request (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 117
Build Errors (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 0
Installs (90 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 464
Installs on Request (90 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 443
Installs (365 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 1,899
ffmpeg@2.8 --HEAD 1
Installs on Request (365 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 1,817
ffmpeg@2.8 --HEAD 1
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