FFmpeg 5 - media tool (Xenial & newer)

PPA description

New FFmpeg 5.1.2 (also requires ppa:savoury1/ffmpeg4) for Xenial & newer.

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

*** Big thanks to the few (0.25% of all users) who have donated to support this project, you have helped keep it alive to now! To the 99.75% of users who have not donated: please do so if you can as a significant increase in support is still needed for work on these PPAs to continue long term. ***

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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!

NOTE FOR ALL: This PPA depends on the FFmpeg 4.4 PPA for building and also install. So do the following steps for successfully installing FFmpeg 5.0:

  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.

*** 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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chromaprint 1.5.1-2+22.04.sav0 Rob Savoury ()
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ffmpeg 7:5.1.2-0ubuntu1~22.04.sav1.1 Rob Savoury ()
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