[FFmpeg-user] ffprobe not working in command line

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Fri Jan 5 06:29:39 EET 2018

2018-01-04 23:40 GMT+01:00 Jim Shupert <jshupert at theppsgroup.com>:
> On 1/4/2018 1:37 PM, Gaye Gül Bulut wrote:

>> Previously, I was able to create csv files using ffprobe. Today, I am
>> getting this error:
>> $ ffprobe
>> 'ffprobe' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
>> operable program or batch file.
>> I tried killing the terminal and restarting and it did not work.
>> Any help would be amazing!
> There maybe other responses from folks who know more ..
> but
> is this linux?
> and if so
> did you ...recently upgrade the os ?
>  if so you may need to recompile ffmpeg / ffprobe / ffplay
> when i have updated ubuntu 14  to 16  I had to recompile my ff stuff

But the error message was not "'ffprobe' is not recognized" but
"library not found".

Carl Eugen

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