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Installing ffmpeg on CentOS/RHEL servers

You can quickly install ffmpeg on or server via dag repository.

To proceed insert following lines to /etc/yum.repos.d/dag.repo

[dag]
name=Dag RPM Repository for Red Hat Enterprise
baseurl=https://apt.sw.be/redhat/el$releasever/en/$basearch/dag
gpgcheck=1
enabled=1

Add

/usr/local/lib

to

/etc/ld.so.conf

Then run:

ldconfig -v

Then run the following to install rpmforge-release info:

rpm -Uvh https://apt.sw.be/redhat/el5/en/i386/rpmforge/RPMS/rpmforge-release-0.5.2-2.el5.rf.i386.rpm

Finally update yum cache and install ffmpeg as follows:

yum update
yum install ffmpeg ffmpeg-devel

Done!

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