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Short Description
Transcode for chromecast
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Batch convert script for chromecast compatibility.

The Purpose of this Script is to batch convert any video file in a folder for chromecast compatibility.

The script only convert non compatible audio and video tracks.


Castize requires ffmpeg, H.264 video encoder and AAC audio encoder.

FFmpeg compilation guide

If ffmpeg is not installed on your system, castize can compile it for you (only ubuntu is supported right now).



sh /home/user/original_videos /home/user/chromecast_videos

Convert files inside docker:

Build the castize docker image:

docker build -t castize .

Convert all files in a directory:

docker run -v $HOME/videos:/tmp/castize/input:ro -v $HOME/ccast:/tmp/castize/output:rw castize

Convert a single file

docker run -v $HOME/videos/Single.File.avi:/tmp/castize/input/Single.File.avi:ro -v $HOME/ccast:/tmp/castize/output:rw castize
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