This article covers how to install and use the FFmpeg multimedia framework on Debian 11 bullseye distribution. In fact, FFmpeg is a cross-platform solution for streaming audio and video as well as recording and conversion. With FFmpeg, you can convert between various video and audio formats, set sample rates, capture streaming audio/video, and resize videos.
How to Install FFmpeg on Debian ?
1. Log in to SSH and Update Debian package lists:
$ sudo apt update
2. Install FFmpeg with the apt package manager:
$ sudo apt install ffmpeg
3. Check the installed FFmpeg version:
$ ffmpeg -version