This script is for Slackware 13.37 only and may be outdated.

SlackBuilds Repository

13.37 > Multimedia > ffmpeg (0.8.7)

FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert and stream audio
and video. It includes libavcodec, the leading audio/video codec

You can enable a lot of optional (not-autodetected) features by
passing variables to the script (VAR=yes/no ./ffmpeg.SlackBuild):
CELT=yes|no (default: no), requires celt
DC1394=yes|no (default: no), requires libdc1394
DIRAC=yes|no (default: no), requires dirac
FAAC=yes|no (default: no), requires faac (creates non-redistributable binary)
FREI0R=yes|no (default: no), requires frei0r
GSM=yes|no (default: no), requires gsm
JP2=yes|no (default: no), requires openjpeg
LAME=yes|no (default: yes), requires lame
OPENCV=yes|no (default: no), requires opencv
OPENCORE=yes|no (default: no), requires opencore-amr
RTMP=yes|no (default: no), requires rtmpdump
SCHROEDINGER=yes|no (default: no), requires schroedinger
SPEEX=yes|no (default: no), requires speex
VPX=yes|no (default: no), requires libvpx
X264=yes|no (default: yes), requires x264
XVID=yes|no (default: no), requires xvidcore

Make sure to run this script in a real root shell ("su -") and that you
have either tetex or texlive installed.

All of the mentioned requirements are available from

Maintained by: Heinz Wiesinger
Keywords: libavcodec,record,convert,stream,audio,video,codec
ChangeLog: ffmpeg


Source Downloads:
ffmpeg-0.8.7.tar.bz2 (31da4d5610d7138761e23fab8fe3a84d)

Download SlackBuild:
ffmpeg.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Individual Files:

Validated for Slackware 13.37

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

Access to the repository is available via:
ftp git cgit http rsync

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