[Libav-user] Linking ffmpeg libraries on Windows

Gustav González xtingray at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 19:29:53 CEST 2012

2012/4/5 Alex Cohn <alexcohn at netvision.net.il>:
> Do you use any av_* functions that the linker does not complain about?
> I think you have the linking syntax wrong. -L normally points to a
> directory, not a file. Also, zeranoe provides the import libraries in
> /lib directory. Thus, you probably need something like:
> -L C:/QtSDK/Desktop/ffmpeg/lib -lavformat-53.dll -lavutil-51.dll

Now it works! In my case:

-L C:/QtSDK/Desktop/ffmpeg/lib -lavformat -lavutil

Thanks Alex!

  Gustav Gonzalez
  xtingray at gmail.com

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