Astak Security DVR on Mac How-To

I have a security DVR purchased from Astak. It’s software is Windows-only, using some proprietary plug-in, and although the DVR can FTP the .AVI files up to a server, they don’t display on the Mac. So, long-story short, this line will convert the format into an Apple-friendly .MP4: /opt/local/bin/ffmpeg -i “$1” -acodec libfaac -vcodec mpeg4 […]