[FFmpeg-user] Unable to enable libaom-av1 encoder

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Fri Dec 27 11:59:44 EET 2019

> Am 27.12.2019 um 08:26 schrieb Ashish Jha <ashish.jha at hoichoi.tv>:
> I want to try av1 codec so I tried to enable libaom encoder. However, I am not able to do so.
> I tried various commands from google, but whenever I tried to encode, it says: Codec 'libaom-av1' is not recognized by FFmpeg.
> Please let me know, how can I enable this encoder.

When building FFmpeg, you have to run configure with the option --enable-libaom to get the aom encoder.

Carl Eugen 

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