[FFmpeg-user] how to include h264 support for ffserver (Unknown VideoCodec: h264)

Rodney Baker rodney.baker at iinet.net.au
Sat Mar 23 11:09:45 CET 2013

On Sat, 23 Mar 2013 02:46:26 tank pranav wrote:
> we need to install 'libx264' encoder....... 
> for example in ubuntu ......... sudo apt-get install libx264

If you are not installing and building libx264 from source, then you will most 
likely need to install the relevant -devel package as well. In some distros 
that would be libx264-devel but I'm not sure of the naming convention for 

> then we need to comfigure ffmpeg with h264.
> ./configure --enable-libx264 --enable-gpl


Rodney Baker VK5ZTV
rodney.baker at iinet.net.au

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