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Converts all GIF files in the current folder and its subfolders to MP4 files so they can be used in applications that don't support animated GIFs. Tested on OS X 10.9, requires ffmpeg >= 1.2.
#!/bin/bash
# Converts all GIF files in the current folder and its subfolders to MP4 files
# so they can be used in applications that don't support animated GIFs
# requires ffmpeg >= 1.2
# target format: H.264 baseline, level 3.0 @ 30 fps
width=320
height=240
find . -type f -iname "*.gif" -print0 |
xargs -0 -I {} ffmpeg -i '{}' -n -c:v libx264 -r 30 \
-preset slow -profile:v baseline -level 3.0 -pix_fmt yuv420p \
-filter:v "scale=iw*min($width/iw\,$height/ih):ih*min($width/iw\,$height/ih), pad=$width:$height:($width-iw*min($width/iw\,$height/ih))/2:($height-ih*min($width/iw\,$height/ih))/2" \
'{}.mp4'
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