The FFmpeg package contains ffmpeg
, ffserver, ffplay,
ffmpeg is a command-line tool to convert video files,
network streams and input from a TV card to several video formats.
ffserver is a streaming server for everything
that ffmpeg could use as input (files, streams, TV card
input, webcam, etc.).
ffplay is a very simple and portable media
player using the ffmpeg libraries and the SDL
libavcodec and libavformats are libraries for encoding/decoding
video streams and putting them into files or network packets. Since
they're well documented, you can easily include them in your software,
like some other packages already do.