[Ffmpeg-devel] Compilation Issue

Michel Bardiaux mbardiaux
Thu Sep 22 15:18:42 CEST 2005

Usman Bashir wrote:
> Hi fellow!
> 	I am new at ffmpeg as well as Linux, so do not know much about
> make and other things. I am able to compile ffmpeg using MINGW32 on
> windows though.
> But when I build a file replacing ffmpeg.c with my own and targeting it
> as dll rather then exe, I am failed. Although dll is seem to be building
> from make, but when I try to access it from java app it denied loading.
> Is there any other thing that I need to add in make files or how can I
> change the make files to build a actual dll instead of exe.
>  	I ll really appreciate the help from any one
> Regards,
> Usman

ffmpeg is not the appropriate prototype to build your own dll. You 
should mimic libavformat instead (and of course use --enable-shared).

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