This package provides the reference implementation of the vp8 Codec from the WebM project, used in most current html5 video.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.4 platform.
Download (HTTP): http://webm.googlecode.com/files/libvpx-v1.2.0.tar.bz2
Download MD5 sum: f8de058e6ba14555144583a2d031fe19
Download size: 1.7 MB
Estimated disk space required: 23 MB (without the documentation)
Estimated build time: 0.4 SBU
Install libvpx by running the following commands:
sed -i 's/cp -p/cp/' build/make/Makefile && chmod -v 644 vpx/*.h && mkdir ../libvpx-build && cd ../libvpx-build && ../libvpx-v1.2.0/configure --prefix=/usr \ --enable-shared \ --disable-static && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
sed ... && chmod ...: These commands correct ownership and permissions of installed files.
mkdir ../libvpx-build && cd ../libvpx-build: The libvpx developers recommend building in a dedicated build directory.
--disable-static: This switch prevents
building of static versions of libraries.
Last updated on 2013-11-03 10:12:29 +0000