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video converter in Fedora

asked 2013-11-09 06:02:15 +0000

Faisal Aslam gravatar image

I am using Fedora 19 and I will upgrade to Fedora 20 in future. I have several videos I want to convert. I tried every possible solution I find on internet. I see Mobile Media Converter useful when I was using Ubuntu. There is only deb package available on their website. I found rpm package of their old version, but it didn't worked properly. I also find converting method from VLC media player but the converter file didn't worked in my mobile. Is there any better option or tell me if I can install Mobile Media Converter's latest package and face no problem while converting videos.
If there is any better option then please let me know about it.

Thanks in Advance.

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You have to say wich formats of video do you want to convert. From and to.

lnxslck ( 2013-11-09 12:24:57 +0000 )edit

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answered 2013-12-27 01:27:56 +0000

updated 2013-12-30 08:12:04 +0000

Hi, Don't worry :)

From a terminal:

Mobil Media Converter:

64 Bits

su -c 'yum -y install http://sourceforge.net/projects/postinstaller/files/fedora/releases/20/x86_64/updates/mmc-1.8.4-1.fc20.x86_64.rpm'

32 bits

su -c 'yum -y install http://sourceforge.net/projects/postinstaller/files/fedora/releases/20/i386/mmc-1.8.2-1.fc20.i686.rpm'

Miro Video Converter

su -c 'yum -y install http://sourceforge.net/projects/postinstaller/files/fedora/releases/20/i386/mvc-3.0-1.fc20.noarch.rpm'

Winff

64 bits

su -c 'yum -y install http://sourceforge.net/projects/postinstaller/files/fedora/releases/20/x86_64/winff-1.5.2-1.fc20.x86_64.rpm'

32 bits

su -c 'yum -y install http://sourceforge.net/projects/postinstaller/files/fedora/releases/20/i386/winff-1.5.2-1.fc20.i686.rpm'
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IF you want users to use these packages, why not include them in RPMFusion or Fedora so that everyone can use them without having to install other third party repos/packages. How are users going to get updates to these packages if they install them off single rpm files?

FranciscoD_ ( 2013-12-29 00:30:11 +0000 )edit

@FranciscoD_ Some disagreements with various people ... they sent me to fry potatoes. while still having the infrastructure to continue helping. Thanks for you suggestion :)

davidva ( 2013-12-30 08:18:23 +0000 )edit
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answered 2013-11-09 13:21:30 +0000

Hi: ffmpeg and you don't need anything else.

For batch converting you can use something like

for file in *.mp4; do 
  ffmpeg -y -v quiet -i "$file" -target ntsc-dvd "$file".avi; 
done

Adjusting your target or any other parameter as you need.

There

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answered 2013-12-27 12:46:58 +0000

scottro gravatar image

I second ffmpeg. I have a page dealing with various types of media conversion that some folks have found useful. http://home.roadrunner.com/~computertaijutsu/dvds.html with some hopefully helpful links on it, such as one to the media matrix.

HandBrake is one GUI option.

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answered 2013-12-30 08:48:55 +0000

Ilia gravatar image

updated 2013-12-30 08:49:45 +0000

Please take a look at HandBrake Video Transcoder. I use it myself and find it to be one of the best for Linux. (Taken from https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Slaanesh (Fedora Wiki)).

Installation process:

  1. Run as root to add repos: wget http://negativo17.org/repos/fedora-handbrake.repo -O \ /etc/yum.repos.d/fedora-handbrake.repo

  2. Run as root to install: yum install HandBrake-gui HandBrake-cli

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answered 2013-12-21 08:27:45 +0000

vipchenyingsoft gravatar image

Convert DTS HD, Dolby TrueHD audio to AC3, AAC, MP3. Support videos like TiVo, M2TS, MOD, VRO, MXF, VP6, MKV www.aunsoft.com/video-converter/

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answered 2013-11-09 13:04:15 +0000

leaonarrdo gravatar image

I use this FF Win

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