[Libav-user] segmentation fault on avcodec_decode_video2( ) call

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu Mar 13 07:55:05 CET 2014

Jason Blum <jason.j.blum at ...> writes:

> I'm still in the dark about why I can't link to static .a
> libraries, but I'll look into that offline.

Just put your static libraries on the compile line 
of your own program just like you would put an 
object file there:
$ gcc main.cpp -o main -g -D__STDC_CONSTANT_MACROS 
/path/to/libavformat.a /path/to/libavcodec.a ...

> This makes that error go away. Now I get another 
> type of error entirely.
> ./main: error while loading shared libraries: 
> libavcodec.so.55: cannot open shared object file: 
> No such file or directory

The above also fixes this problem, the alternative is 

Carl Eugen

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