ffmpeg 3rd party
Since ViSP 2.10.0 it is not useful to install this 3rd party if OpenCV is used in ViSP.
The FFmpeg library enables to open and manipulates several types of video files. It can be downloaded from http://ffmpeg.org/download.html. FFmpeg is licensed under the terms of the GNU LGPL v2.1 license.
The FFmpeg library depends on ZLib and BZip2 libraries that need also to be installed.
Hereafter we provide installation instructions for the following OS:
Ubuntu or debian installation
On Linux Debian or Ubuntu, you may install the package with:
sudo apt-get install libswscale-dev libavutil-dev libavformat-dev libavcodec-dev libbz2-dev libbz2-1.0
Fedora or RedHat installation
On Fedora or RedHat, you may install the package with yum:
su -c "yum install ffmpeg-devel"
Mac OSX installation
On OSX you may install the package with homebrew:
brew install ffmpeg