[FFmpeg-user] Get started with FFmpeg

David Favor david at davidfavor.com
Fri May 4 22:41:57 EEST 2018

Jamenson Ferreira Espindula de Almeida Melo wrote:
> Hi.
> I am new to FFmpeg. I am not an English native speaker. I am from
> Brazil, South America.
> I would like to get some tutorials about FFmpeg. The official
> documentation seems to me very abstract. In fact, I tried to convert
> some files from vob format to a file in mp4 format, but it did not
> work. It seems converting vob files to mp4 files is very very complex.
> Do you want to help me?
> Thank you.

Dirt simple way to get started....

    ffmpeg -i your.vob your.mp4

Then you can go as deep as you'd like into ffmpeg + x264 + x265 + many
other codecs.

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