[FFmpeg-user] I'm playing audio on my Linux PC from the WWW. Can I record it to a file with ffmpeg?
jpboard2 at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 2 12:46:22 CET 2014
> > > FFmpeg can record from alsa, oss, jack and pulse (and
> > > this is of course documented).
> > can you please show me where it's documented
> Where did you search?
Yes, that's where I looked. But none of the examples worked.
> > ffmpeg -f alsa -i hw:0,2 alsaout.wav
> > ffmpeg version 0.8.9-4:0.8.9-0ubuntu0.12.04.1
> This is not FFmpeg but an intentionally broken version
> with several hundred known bugs not present in FFmpeg,
> some of them security-relevant.
I don't understand. Why do you think it isn't ffmpeg? I installed it on ubuntu with 'apt-get ffmpeg'.
> Please understand that we therefore cannot support it here, see http://ffmpeg.org/download.html for supported versions.
> (Do NOT use the PPA, it is horribly outdated.)
What is PPA?
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