-->Modified version<-- adding
browser, as a platform option, for use case when module is bundled using browserify. and added to html using src.The module untimately it returns a file path to the binary. This is tailored for a use case such as that of autoEdit.io where it is an electron app where the front end is in backbone and bundled with browserify, while the backend, is a series of node modules, where the code to run ffmpeg ultimatly resides.
see alsomodified ffmpeg-static
ffmpeg static binaries for Mac OSX and Linux and Windows
This module is installed via npm:
$ npm install ffmpeg-static-electron
Returns the path of a statically linked ffmpeg binary on the local filesystem.
var ffmpeg = ;console;// /Users/eugeneware/Dropbox/work/ffmpeg-static/bin/darwin/x64/ffmpeg
Currently supports Mac OS X (64-bit), Linux (32 and 64-bit) and Windows (32 and 64-bit).
3.1 is installed for Mac and Linux, and
I pulled the versions from the ffmpeg static build pages linked from the official ffmpeg site. Namely:
NB: Open to pull requests to update this module with the latest versions.
Ideally I'd like to dynamically pull the latest version down, but this requires
access to 7-zip which and being able to untar
And I couldn't find a good js-only decoders for these files either.
So, for now it's just embedded binaries.