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Old 04-30-2006, 09:46 PM   #1
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vlc error

i got this error when i tried to ./configure the vlc source
configure: error: Missing header file ffmpeg/avcodec.h.
Old 04-30-2006, 10:27 PM   #2
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You apparently don't have ffmpeg installed.

VLC has tons of build dependencies, which makes building it from source painful. If you can get a prebuilt binary, I suggest you do so.


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