Phonon-backend-gstreamer-4.9.0

Introduction to the Phonon-backend-gstreamer

This package provides a Phonon backend which utilizes the GStreamer media framework.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.9 platform.

Package Information

Phonon-backend-gstreamer Dependencies

Required

GStreamer-1.8.1, libxml2-2.9.4, and phonon-4.9.0

Recommended

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/phonon-backend-gstreamer

Installation of Phonon-backend-gstreamer

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Note

This package unpacks to the directory phonon-gstreamer-4.9.0.

Install Phonon-backend-gstreamer by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr    \
      -DCMAKE_INSTALL_LIBDIR=lib     \
      -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release     \
      -DPHONON_BUILD_PHONON4QT5=ON   \
      -Wno-dev .. &&
make

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

-DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release: This switch is used to apply higher level of compiler optimizations.

-DCMAKE_INSTALL_LIBDIR=lib: This switch is used to get libraries to install to /usr/lib instead of /usr/lib64 on a 64 bit system.

-DPHONON_BUILD_PHONON4QT5=ON: This switch is used to ensure that Qt5 version of the backend is built even if Qt4 is present.

Contents

Installed Programs: none
Installed Libraries: phonon_gstreamer.so
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/qt5/plugins/phonon4qt5_backend

Last updated on 2016-06-07 21:51:19 -0500