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Is there anyway to convert .rm to .flv using terminal? Because .rm file is not running in Mplayer in my Ubuntu 12.04.

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Linux HP-CQ40 3.8.0-39-generic #58~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 2 21:33:17 UTC 2014
i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

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MPlayer should be able to play all Real Media files so this is a little odd. Could you run the file from the commandline with MPlayer and post the full terminal output here? – andrew.46 May 21 '14 at 0:20

Easiest is with avconv (and no special options):

avconv -i samplevideo.rm samplevideo.flv

(in case someone suggests ffmpeg: Is FFmpeg missing from the official repositories in 14.04? )

Installation of avconv:

sudo apt-get install libav-tools

For all your GUI users (yeah you!):

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But Op mentioned he has 12.04 is it missing ? – nux May 20 '14 at 15:06
Its not working.prashant@HP-CQ40:~/study/Discrete_by_Shai$ avconv -i 02_lect_01.rm 02_lect_01.flv avconv version 0.8.10-4:0.8.10-0ubuntu0.12.04.1, Copyright (c) 2000-2013 the Libav developers built on Feb 6 2014 20:59:08 with gcc 4.6.3 [NULL @ 0x9d35ba0] Unsupported video codec [NULL @ 0x9d37960] Unsupported video codec Input #0, rm, from '02_lect_01.rm': Metadata: title : Untitled . Duration: 01:19:01.32, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 301 kb/s Stream #0.0: Data: [0][0][0][0] / 0x0000, 32 kb/s Stream #0.1: Data: [0][0][0][0] / 0x0000, 265 kb/s – user236778 May 20 '14 at 15:34
@RinzWind Thanks for replying at speed of ***light***(3 * 10^8 m/s). – user236778 May 20 '14 at 15:48

You can use ffmpeg :

ffmpeg -i file.rm file.flv
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I tried ffmpeg also.Its result is same as avconv .No conversion. – user236778 May 20 '14 at 15:46

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