[FFmpeg-user] Use FFMPEG on IBM Power6 Server

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Tue Apr 21 09:45:55 CEST 2015

Hi Pablo,

On Mon, Apr 20, 2015 at 10:30:16 -0500, Pablo Romero wrote:
> Hi, we've been developing a software that highly depends on ffmpeg, we were
> really happy with the results, but for production the company is going to
> use IBM servers, they use PPC64 processors, for testing purposes they lent
> us a Power 6 server, but I can't find a way to use ffmpeg, they use Red hat
> Linux 6.5 as Operative System, could you tell if there is a way to use the
> library

This should be no problem. I don't know of any EL6-specific PPC
repositories which hold ffmpeg, so you need to compile it yourself.

Instructions are here:


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