[FFmpeg-devel] installing shared libraries fails after SVN 12598

Mike Melanson mike
Thu Mar 27 18:03:41 CET 2008

M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> David Bolt wrote:
>> The change to include common.mak in the top-level Makefile made in SVN
>> release 12599 breaks the installation of shared libraries. Looking at
>> the error text, shown below, install-lib-shared attempts to create
>> symbolic links but, because the names it's using doesn't have the
>> correct versions, it fails. By replacing the Makefile created by
>> configure in the latest SVN release (12607) with the one created by
>> configure in SVN release 12598, the version numbers for the libraries
>> are known and the shared libraries are installed correctly.
> I'm aware of the problem.  Give me 12 hours.

Is there a good way to test this automatically? Can the libs be
installed in a local directory so as not to require root permissions?

	-Mike Melanson

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