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-7.8 platform.
Download MD5 sum: 63b1d7f59636a42eeeee9225cc14e7de
Download size: 1.8 MB
Estimated disk space required: 38 MB (without the documentation)
Estimated build time: 0.9 SBU
Install libvpx by running the following commands:
sed -e 's/cp -p/cp/' \ -i build/make/Makefile && chmod -v 644 vpx/*.h && mkdir ../libvpx-build && cd ../libvpx-build && ../libvpx-1.4.0/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-vp8: This switch prevents
building of VP8 codec support.
--disable-vp9: This switch prevents
building of VP9 codec support.
--disable-static: This switch prevents
building of static versions of libraries.
Last updated on 2015-09-20 17:38:20 -0500