Converting a Ogv to Avi in youtube in ubuntu 14.04

Sometime Linux can really be annoying(I still like like it though).
So I’ve been trying to use recordmydesktop to record which saves natively in OGV.   Unfortunately youtube doesn’t like OGV you need to convert to AVI.

So I tried the magical incantation that google seems to say and this happened:

So memcoder isn’t working.  And FFmpeg doesn’t seem to be loaded in 14.04 for some reason or another…  But I did find some instructions to get it loaded.

http://www.faqforge.com/linux/how-to-install-ffmpeg-on-ubuntu-14-04/

So looking for the magical incantation: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1613179

So  I tried this:

Ok… Now I found this: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1957290

This incantation seems to work.

Hoo… Hoo… Success.

 

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