[FFmpeg-user] Static compile with embeded 3rd party libraries.

Tim Nicholson tim.nicholson at bbc.co.uk
Fri Aug 26 09:23:11 CEST 2011

On 25/08/11 19:01, James Darnley wrote:
> On 25/08/2011, Tim Nicholson<tim.nicholson at bbc.co.uk>  wrote:
>> Having been building ffmpeg statically for a while to avoid conflicts
>> with distro versions by using:-
>> "... --enable-static --disable-shared ..."
>> I want to go one step further and end up with a portable executable that
>> also includes all the third party libs such as lame faac etc. Googling
>> around suggests adding in:-
>> "--extra-libs=-static --extra-cflags=--static"
>> However when I do this configure fails with an error saying it cannot
>> find the third party libs.
>> "gcc -o /tmp/ffconf.kNbWfR0S /tmp/ffconf.htm52E9X.o -lfaac -lm -pthread
>> -static
>> /usr/lib64/gcc/x86_64-suse-linux/4.5/../../../../x86_64-suse-linux/bin/ld:
>> cannot find -lfaac
>> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
>> ERROR: libfaac not found"
>> I am obviously missing a bit, as it links to them fine without the extra
>> two options. Can anyone assist in pointing me in the right direction?
> Do you have a static libfaac?

According to yast, yes!

libfaac-devel - Header files and static library for the faac library



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