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Old 06-07-2007, 07:42 PM   #1
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Compiling FFMPEG Manually


Has anyone here compiled FFMpeg manually before?
Basically i want to compile ffmpeg with some of its dependencies in a particular location. .eg. /opt/apps.

when i compile its optional libraries like faac, there's no problem.
Everything is put into /opt/apps, including the header files (/opt/apps/include).

But I cant seem to get ffmpeg to detect them.
I tried configure --help in ffmpeg, but i cant seem to find a solution for this.

Anyone experienced this before ?
Old 06-07-2007, 10:33 PM   #2
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yes it's very confusing
-–extra-ldflags=-L/opt/apps/lib \
Old 06-08-2007, 01:04 AM   #3
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Thanks studioj.
I just googled a similiar solution from the following link.
Ironically, its about compiling FFmpeg for windows (even though it uses MinGW32)
How To Compile ffmpeg on Windows


compile, ffmpeg, manual

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