It can sometimes be hard to know what version of Ffmpeg is being used on your server, and what date it was released, so I have compiled the following release history.

I can't guarantee all this information is accurate, but it can be used as an approximate guide.

Ffmpeg Version 2.6

  • Release date: March 16, 2015
  • Release name: Grothendieck

Ffmpeg Version 2.5

  • Release date: December 15, 2014
  • Release name: Bohr

Ffmpeg Version 2.4

  • Release date: September 14, 2014
  • Release name: Fresnel

Ffmpeg Version 2.3

  • Release date: July 16, 2014
  • Release name: Mandelbrot

Ffmpeg Version 2.2

  • Release date: March 1, 2014
  • Release name: Muybridge

Ffmpeg Version 2.1

  • Release date: October 28, 2013
  • Release name: Fourier

Ffmpeg Version 2.0

  • Release date: July 10, 2013
  • Release name: Nameless

Ffmpeg Version 1.2

  • Release date: March 7, 2013
  • Release name: Magic

Ffmpeg Version 1.1

  • Release date: January 6, 2013
  • Release name: Fire Flower

Ffmpeg Version 1.0

  • Release date: September 28, 2012
  • Release name: Angel

Ffmpeg Version 0.11

  • Release date: May 25, 2012
  • Release name: Happiness

Ffmpeg Version 0.10

  • Release date: January 26, 2012
  • Release name: Freedom

Ffmpeg Version 0.9

  • Release date: December 11, 2011
  • Release name: Harmony

Ffmpeg Version 0.8

  • Release date: June 21, 2011
  • Release name: Love

Ffmpeg Version 0.7.1

  • Release date: June 23, 2011
  • Release name: Peace

On February 24, 2011 FFmpeg development was moved from SVN to Git, and the SVN repository was removed. The last revision committed to SVN was r26402 on 2011-01-19.

Ffmpeg Version 0.6

  • Release date: May 4, 2010
  • Release name: Works with HTML5
  • SVN: 23607

Ffmpeg Version 0.5

  • Release date: March 2, 2010
  • Release name: half-way to world domination A.K.A. the belligerent blue bike shed
  • SVN: 22140

Ffmpeg Version Revision 2xxxx

  • Release date: July 25, 2008

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