[FFmpeg-user] Legal way to compile FFmpeg with libx264
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Sat May 17 20:13:39 CEST 2014
Carl Eugen Hoyos <cehoyos <at> ag.or.at> writes:
> Igor <beautyofnorth <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > But how to compile FFmpeg with libx264 to keep FFmpeg
> > under LGPL?
> You have to patch your local FFmpeg checkout accordingly.
> (From our point of view, x264 is GPL, so we require you
> to enable GPL if you compile with x264 support. If you
> know that the x264 library you link FFmpeg against is
> not GPL, you have to change FFmpeg locally. Make sure not
> to link against any GPL code, it is not compatible with
> your version of x264.)
> Carl Eugen
This is very helpful.
So what do you need to change on your local FFmpeg
code/compilation process to compile FFmpeg
w/ x264 and LGPL?
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