[Libav-user] ffplay doesn't compile

Stefano Sabatini stefano.sabatini-lala at poste.it
Sun Jul 10 17:21:18 CEST 2011

On date Friday 2011-07-08 08:24:33 -0700, Ferdinand Jacobs encoded:
> Hi all!
> When I try to compile the libav fork, ffplay doesn´t compile (everything
> else does though), 
> while when I use the ffmpeg repository from Michael Niedermayer; ffplay does
> compile(?).
> I tried --enable-ffplay... but that doesn't work, configure also doesn't
> output any errors which .
> Does anyone know what to do.. Of course something with sdl but I don't
> understand exactly what, as the 'normal' ffmpeg git does compile.
> Thanks for any pointers!

I suppose it may be related to some libsdl auto-detection differece
between the two forks, verify that you have pkg-config installed, as
Libav relies on it rather than on sdl-config, check config.log for
more hints (but remember: this ML mainly supports FFmpeg).

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