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)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 2.8.17
bottle 🍾 big_sur, arm64_big_sur, catalina, mojave

Revision: 4


Depends on:

fontconfig 2.13.1 XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
freetype 2.10.4 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 0.15.0 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 1.9.0 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 1.1.8 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 r3027 H.264/AVC encoder
x265 3.4 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@2.8 146
Installs on Request (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 145
Build Errors (30 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 2
Installs (90 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 737
Installs on Request (90 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 709
Installs (365 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 2,227
Installs on Request (365 days)
ffmpeg@2.8 2,106
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