[FFmpeg-devel] Compiling with x264 as a user

Måns Rullgård mans
Sat Jan 12 13:36:46 CET 2008

"Niklas Saers" <niklassaers at gmail.com> writes:

> Hi,
> I'm trying to compile ffmpeg with libx264 on a Debian Linux system as a user.

Wrong mailing list.  You should use ffmpeg-user.

> What I've done is:
> mkdir ~/local
> cd ~/local
> svn co svn://svn.videolan.org/x264/trunk x264
> cd x264
> ./configure --prefix=~/local
> make && make install
> cd ..
> svn checkout svn://svn.mplayerhq.hu/ffmpeg/trunk ffmpeg
> cd ffmpeg
> ./configure --prefix=~/local --enable-gpl --enable-libx264
> --extra-cflags="-I~/local/include -L~/local/lib"
> make && make install
> The error I get is:
> ERROR: x264 not found
> If you think configure made a mistake, make sure you are using the latest
> version from SVN.  If the latest version fails, report the problem to the
> ffmpeg-devel at mplayerhq.hu mailing list or IRC #ffmpeg on irc.freenode.net.
> Include the log file "config.err" produced by configure as this will help
> solving the problem.

I've updated the configure script to send users to the right place.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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