FFmpeg 5 - media tool (Xenial & newer)

PPA description

FFmpeg 5.1.4 builds (also requires ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg) for Xenial & newer.

*** FFmpeg builds here require the private PPA to successfully install! ***

*** Please always see https://launchpad.net/~savoury1 for general updates about this Launchpad site before contacting me or reporting any bugs! ***

*** Big thanks to all those who have donated to support this project, you are very directly helping to keep it alive! To all who have not donated: please do so if you can afford it, this project depends on donations. ***

If software at this site is useful to you then please consider a donation:

*** Donations: https://paypal.me/Savoury1 & https://ko-fi.com/Savoury1 ***
*** Also https://patreon.com/Savoury1 & https://liberapay.com/Savoury1 ***

Update (8 Apr 2023): FFmpeg 5.1.3 builds are now with new nv-codec-headers (latest version) which requires nVidia >= 520.56.06 drivers!

Update (23 Mar 2023): FFmpeg 5.1.2 builds here are now with iLBC (Internet Low Bandwidth Codec) and VapourSynth support. Now for "subscribers only"!

Update (24 Jan 2023): FFmpeg 5.1 builds now have AMD AMF (Advanced Media Framework) support, using latest headers from AMF 1.4.29 (released today).

Update (23 Oct 2022): FFmpeg 5.1 builds now have rav1e (new Rust-based AV1 encoder) support & are also built with nv-codec-headers (latest).

Update (27 Jul 2022): New FFmpeg 5.1 builds have JPEG-XL & LCMS2 support!

Update (6 Apr 2022): FFmpeg 5.0 builds now have Netflix VMAF support, with thanks to Frank B. (equal #1 patron of these PPAs) for suggesting/testing!

*** Install ***

FFmpeg builds here depend on the public FFmpeg PPA (ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg4), and the new private FFmpeg PPA (ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg) for installation. Any who have donated can contact me requesting access to the private PPA. Once you have been granted private PPA access do these steps for installation:

  sudo add-apt-repository ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg4
  sudo add-apt-repository ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg5
  sudo apt-get update
  sudo apt-get upgrade && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade
  sudo apt-get install ffmpeg

Read notes at https://launchpad.net/~savoury1/+archive/ubuntu/ffmpeg4 for more information about various multimedia packages that FFmpeg depends on.

Also see the Ubuntu "Graphics Drivers" team PPA for updated nVidia display drivers (https://launchpad.net/~graphics-drivers/+archive/ubuntu/ppa) with new version 525.105.17 now available (for Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic and newer).

*** Build ***

This PPA has build dependencies on:


Additionally, for Xenial only:


*** Credits ***

- Creators of FFmpeg: Michael Niedermayer and the entire FFmpeg team

- Package code: Debian Multimedia Maintainers

Adding this PPA to your system

You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg5 to your system's Software Sources. (Read about installing)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg5
sudo apt update
Technical details about this PPA

This PPA can be added to your system manually by copying the lines below and adding them to your system's software sources.

Display sources.list entries for:
deb https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/savoury1/ffmpeg5/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
deb-src https://ppa.launchpadcontent.net/savoury1/ffmpeg5/ubuntu YOUR_UBUNTU_VERSION_HERE main 
Signing key:
4096R/E996735927E427A733BB653E374C7797FB006459 (What is this?)


For questions and bugs with software in this PPA please contact Rob Savoury.

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