no encode delegate for this image format `AVI'

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no encode delegate for this image format `AVI'

Post by cdriko » 2019-04-06T02:36:56-07:00


I'm under ubuntu 18.04

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convert -version
Version: ImageMagick 6.9.7-4 Q16 x86_64 20170114
Copyright: © 1999-2017 ImageMagick Studio LLC
Features: Cipher DPC Modules OpenMP 
Delegates (built-in): bzlib djvu fftw fontconfig freetype jbig jng jpeg lcms lqr ltdl lzma openexr pangocairo png tiff wmf x xml zlib
I'm trying to create a movie from jpegs but I've an error :

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convert -delay 1 cam/201803*_133*.jpg out.avi
convert-im6.q16: no encode delegate for this image format `AVI' @ warning/constitute.c/WriteImage/1180.

note that I verify that the pictures are here.
what is the solution ?

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Re: no encode delegate for this image format `AVI'

Post by snibgo » 2019-04-06T05:45:10-07:00

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convert -list format |grep AVI

      AVI  MPEG      r--   Microsoft Audio/Visual Interleaved
AVI is a read-only format for IM. To write AVI, I suggest you use ffmpeg.
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