That took some time to figure out… I’ve tried at least 6 different articles from the top Google results, none worked and most were outdated.
Anyways, no commitment here either, it worked for me, but I’m no Debian expert.. so use at your own risk.
First – Add the new multimedia packages –
Add the following lines:
Install all the dependancies and build tools –
Build and Install x264 –
Install libxavs –
Build and Install FFMPEG –
Install qt-faststart –
Add lavf support to x264 –
Finish by calling ldconfig.
Test by calling ffmpeg -version which should output something like below: