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I am running Slackware 10.0, kernel 2.4.26 and trying to install vlc.
got vlc from
and ffmpeg also,
when i try to make ./configure for vlc, i got the follwing problems:
it didnt find
(i compiled ffmpeg with --enable-gpl --enable-pp --enable-share-pp)
well i found something in ffmpeg/libavcodec/libpostproc/postprocess.h
copied this file to /usr/include/postproc/postprocess.h
and ./configure didnt complain anymore,
I guess it is not correct to do that, i figured I'll just give it a try like this...
./configure for vlc again,
checking for ffmpeg/avcodec.h... yes
checking postproc/postprocess.h usability... yes
checking postproc/postprocess.h presence... yes
checking for postproc/postprocess.h... yes
checking for avcodec_init in -lavcodec... no
configure: error: Could not find ffmpeg on your system: you may get it from ffmpeg.sf.net (cvs version is recommended). Alternatively you can use --disable-ffmpeg to disable the ffmpeg plugins.
so you see, i got a bit further than postproc before...
i see i can disable ffmpeg, but that is not what i want
i also tryed with ffmpeg version from cvs but it didnt work either