make a time lapse movie using gpu and 14.04?

MR ZenWiz mrzenwiz at
Tue Jun 21 05:51:25 UTC 2016

On Mon, Jun 20, 2016 at 6:06 PM, Dave Stevens <geek at> wrote:
> I expect to have a lot of still frames and would like to make a movie
> from a specified sequence reasonably quickly. I'm currently using
> ffmpeg which works fine and is flexible but fairly slow. Does anyone
> know of a method that could use the GPU to speed up the process? 14.04.
> I haven't yet set up the final system so I could get any card in
> principle if there's one that's preferred.
> Dave
I used to use mencoder for doing things like this.  I'd have to dig up
the script, but IIRC it's not too difficult to create.

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