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Old 09-18-2006, 12:02 PM   #1
Registered: Mar 2005
Location: College station, Texas
Distribution: UBUNTU 10.04
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cant compile ffmpeg on FC5

i dont know if it ./configured correctly

[root@daffodil ffmpeg-0.4.9-pre1]# make
make -C libavcodec all
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/hiraditya/Desktop/ffmpeg-0.4.9-pre1/libavcodec'
gcc -O3 -g -Wall -DHAVE_AV_CONFIG_H -I.. -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_GNU_SOURCE -c -o common.o common.c
In file included from avcodec.h:14,
from common.c:28:
common.h:67: error: array type has incomplete element type
common.h:71: error: array type has incomplete element type
make[1]: *** [common.o] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/hiraditya/Desktop/ffmpeg-0.4.9-pre1/libavcodec'
make: *** [lib] Error 2

after thaat make install also popped up the same error message

so what can be done know
Old 09-19-2006, 09:06 PM   #2
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You should be able to install ffmpeg using yum (or the Add / Remove programs utility).



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