[FFmpeg-user] install ffmpeg

littlebat dashing.meng at gmail.com
Sat Sep 14 02:37:40 CEST 2013

On Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:57:28 +0200
Francesco Damato <francesco.damato7 at gmail.com> wrote:

> The main problem is how i can uninstall ffmpeg 0.11.2 before i install
> latest ffmpeg version, because i don't want many different ffmpeg's
> versions on my pc.

You can also do a non-system wide compiling of FFmpeg without uninstall
the old one. Sometimes, e.g., on Ubuntu, remove original FFmpeg(Libav)
maybe need remove many other programs which depend on original FFmpeg
(Libav) libraries.

See FFmpeg wiki for how to compile it:

Also, you can get a static FFmpeg binary version here:

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