Need a good PHP solution to upload and convert videos via the web


I am developing a web site where I want visitors to be able to upload a video and have it convert to Flash.  I don't want a video social sharing site like YouTube with all the associated functions, just the ability to take video from a variety of formats and convert it using a web browser to a standard like Flash that plays from the web. The link to the video will likely be stored in a database and presented upon request.

I insert video now using DW CS3 manually so if there is  a good script (Ajax?) that allows me to dynamically load video after a visitor clicks a thumbnail, that would be good to have as well. Don't have a lot of experience with this side of video.

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Well what you need is the ffmpeg i guess....

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Quantum_LeaperAuthor Commented:
What is ffmpeg?
Checkout .. Its a linux pgm the runs in athe hosting server which you can call by the system() command in php.. you can do all manipulatons to videos like format conversions etc using this... you just need a server which supports ffmpeg.. the domain is pretty big.. so i think you better check it out in the web....
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