[FFmpeg-user] Using without pkg-config?

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Fri Apr 8 22:32:55 CEST 2016

On Fri, Apr 08, 2016 at 19:59:23 +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> davidenco <d.reade <at> reades.co.uk> writes:
> > WARNING: using libfdk without pkg-config
> > WARNING: using libx264 without pkg-config
> > Any idea what this means and how to fix?
> Why do you want to fix it?

ffmpeg's "WARNING" doesn't say what effect this has, so the normal user
("builder"?) must wonder.

Not fixing it must be okay then... (I don't want to check, but I have
always assumed so, if ffmpeg then actually builds.)

> If you install both pkg-config and the packages with 
> pkg-config files, the warnings will disappear.

Which would be fixing it. ;-)


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