How to install ffmpeg on OpenShift

May 2, 2016
FFMpeg, Linux, OpenShift

We, ProjectMercury, recently wanted to move encoding jobs into OpenShift to make our workflow more efficiently. After some effort, we made it work. Here is a quick note of the process Pre-requests: git rhc I assume you already have both of them After sshed into your openshift virtual machine. Using following commands to install ffmpeg cd $OPENSHIFT_DATA_DIR mkdir bin wget http://www.tortall.net/projects/yasm/releases/yasm-1.2.0.tar.gz wget http://ffmpeg.org/releases/ffmpeg-2.0.1.tar.gz tar -xvf yasm-1.2.0.tar.gz cd yasm-1.2.0 . ...