Hello Linux Geeksters. FF Multi Converter 1.6 has been recently released, bringing bugfixes and a few updates. For those that don’t know, FF Multi Converter is an open-source conversion appplication. It has support for the following file formats: aac, ac3, afc, aiff, amr, asf, au, avi, dvd, flac, flv, mka, mkv, mmf, mov, mp3, mp4, mpg, ogg, ogv, psp, rm, spx, vob, wav, webm, wma, bmp, cgm, DPX, EMF, EPS, FPX, GIF, JBIG, jng, jpeg, MrSID, p7, pdf, picon, png, ppm, psd, rad, tga, tif, webp, xpm, and also we can convert documents in formats doc, odt, pdf, html, ppt, txt, sdw, xls, rtf.
Basicly, you can convert all your tracks, images, videos, documents and others with a single application, into the desired formats.
In this article I will show you how to install FF Multi Converter 1.6 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pear OS 8, Pear OS 7 and Elementary OS 0.2 Luna.
Because it will be soon available via PPA, installing FF Multi Converter 1.6 on the listed Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS and Elementary OS systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the ffmulticonverter package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jon-severinsson/ffmpeg
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ffmulticonverter/stable
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install ffmulticonverter