Easily convert video files to .mp4
'2mp4' is a utility that simplifies conversion of video files to mp4 format. It uses 'ffmpeg' with 'libx264' to do the required video and audio conversion.
- Install ffmpeg version 1.0 or greater
- Install mediainfo
- Install 2mp4
$ [sudo] pip install 2mp4
$ 2mp4 -h usage: 2mp4 [-h] [-n] [-f] [-v] input_file Convert [input_file] to mp4. The output video file will be created in the same directory named [input_file].mp4 positional arguments: input_file file or directory to convert to mp4 optional arguments: -h, --help show this help message and exit -n, --dry-run Don't actually do the conversion, just show the command(s) that would be executed -f, --force-encode Force a re-encode of the video stream, even if it is already in a format supported by mp4 container. -v, --version show program's version number and exit