converting .swf to .mpg

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Wed May 7 20:02:22 UTC 2008


NoOp wrote:

> On 05/07/2008 09:58 AM, Derek Broughton wrote:

>> It would be useful to use "dlocate ffplay", which would also show which
>> package you got ffplay from.
> 
> Hmmm...
> 
> $ dlocate ffplay
> The program 'dlocate' is currently not installed.  You can install it by
> typing:
> sudo apt-get install dlocate
> bash: dlocate: command not found
> 
> Installed and then:
> $ dlocate ffplay
> ffmpeg: /usr/bin/ffplay
> ffmpeg: /usr/share/doc/ffmpeg/html/ffplay-doc.html
> ffmpeg: /usr/share/man/man1/ffplay.1.gz
> 
> But checking in Synaptic I see that I got it from medibuntu. However,

OK, so "apt-cache policy `dlocate ffplay | cut -f 1 -d : | sort -u` 

I like that so much, I think I'll save it as "wherefrom" :-)
-- 
derek





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