[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg only works for one user.
h.reindl at thelounge.net
Thu Aug 15 09:42:59 CEST 2013
Am 15.08.2013 06:33, schrieb Leonard Bogard:
> On Wed, Aug 14, 2013 at 8:13 PM, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net>wrote:
>> Am 15.08.2013 05:05, schrieb Leonard Bogard:
>>>>> ~$ whereis ffmpeg
>>>>> ffmpeg: /usr/local/bin/ffmpeg
>>>> No, it isn't the ffmpeg you installed follow the instruction at
>>>> http://ffmpeg.org/trac/ffmpeg/wiki/UbuntuCompilationGuide . I have a
>>>> glance at this instruction, the correct ffmpeg here should
>>>> be: /home/INSTALL_USER/bin/ffmpeg .
>>>> So, try "/home/INSTALL_USER/bin/ffmpeg" when login with
>>>> another user.
>>> Simple solution. GAH! Thanks, it worked
>> now ask yourself two things careful:
>> * why in the world has one user permission to the userhome of another one
>> on your machine
> To be honest, I have no idea, and at this point I really don't care since
> there isn't going to be a large userspace anyways. Infact, only www-data
> (the account the webserver is running from) needs access
*wow* this should become a production webserver and you have no idea
why everybody and his brother can access userhomes?
why do you not hire someone with a clue?
>> * why do you use instructions installing in your userhome if you
>> want to share the binary with other users?
> Because it was the only one I could get working the way I needed it. Had
> their been a complete install instructions that worked, I would have used
what about asking for help with specific querstions and problem
descriptions if you are about?
this way below you get ffmpeg with a *static linked* recent x264
well you need to switch the path because obviously the fool built
you installed package is still using /usr/local/ and enable some
things i do not need
but the point is i can install the this way built package parallel
to the Fedora ones (even both as RPM because i never ever would build
as root or install without making a distribution package) and i replaced
the rpm-macros with direct commands and paths for you........
--extra-ldflags="-Wl,-z,now -Wl,-z,relro,-z,noexecstack" \
--extra-ldflags="-I/usr/local/x264 -L/usr/local/x264 -ldl -Wl,-z,now -Wl,-z,relro,-z,noexecstack" \
> Point of note: the third party PPA that someone suggested didn't work either
noboddy can help with "didn't help either"
*what exactly was the commandline and the uncutted output*
> I forget what all I had to change and strip out of my original
> ffmpeg startup script but in the end it just would not work.
what is a ffmpe startup script?
> I am still very amenable to and can still try to install a proper globally
> accessible compiled ffmpeg (with libfdk-aac, libfaac, libx264, libmp3lame,
> libopus, libvpx.)
i do not believe you need libfdk-aac *and* libfaac
they are doing *the same*
> However, I need to go live with this new machine Sunday
> and it needs to be working from the web page for easy and fast access.
do yourself and the internet a favor and do *not* connect servers
in such a braindead timeline to the internet while you have no
clue how your operating system works - why does everybody and his
brother think he needs to play admin?
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