This package, from the WebM project, provides the reference implementations of the VP8 Codec, used in most current html5 video, and of the next-generation VP9 Codec.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.0 platform.
Download MD5 sum: a19518c8111fa93bdabdd85259162611
Download size: 1.9 MB
Estimated disk space required: 42 MB
Estimated build time: 1.2 SBU
Install libvpx by running the following commands:
sed -i 's/cp -p/cp/' build/make/Makefile && mkdir libvpx-build && cd libvpx-build && ../configure --prefix=/usr \ --enable-shared \ --disable-static && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
sed ... : This command corrects ownership and permissions of installed files.
mkdir libvpx-build && cd libvpx-build: The libvpx developers recommend building in a dedicated build directory.
--disable-vp8: This switch prevents
building of VP8 codec support.
--disable-vp9: This switch prevents
building of VP9 codec support.
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
Last updated on 2017-02-17 18:10:58 -0600