[Libav-user] libavcodec documentation and usage

Stefano Sabatini stefasab at gmail.com
Tue Jul 16 20:26:12 CEST 2013

On date Tuesday 2013-07-16 09:11:53 -0700, James Board encoded:
> I'd like to write a C or C++ program which uses libavcodec to retrieve
> individual frames of an AVI file.  I can't find much documentation on
> the WWW.  But there are examples in the ffmpeg source distribution.  I tried
> to compile them, but that failed because there is no file: channel_layout.h.
> Any ideas how I can get the xamples in ffmpeg source to compile?

You need updated headers and pkg-config installed in your system. Also
read the README file for further instructions.
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