Xuggler: a Java bind to ffmpeg

Finally I found a good video editing library to use with Java.

It’s called Xuggler. Get it here: http://www.xuggle.com/. It’s a wrapper of the famous ffmpeg library.

To me it seems very well written and documented. There are a number of useful examples. The API is very clean and compact: you can write a transcoder in very few lines of code. See the Media Tool introduction on http://wiki.xuggle.com/MediaTool_Introduction to have an idea.

Precompiled binaries are available for MacOSX 10.7+, Win 32/64 and Linux.

BTW: I’m using precompiled library version 5.4 on MacOSX 10.6.8 and it works just fine ;-)

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