Libdvdread-6.1.2

Introduction to Libdvdread

libdvdread is a library which provides a simple foundation for reading DVDs.

[Note]

Note

Development versions of BLFS may not build or run some packages properly if dependencies have been updated since the most recent stable versions of the book.

Package Information

User Notes: https://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/libdvdread

Installation of Libdvdread

Install libdvdread by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr    \
            --disable-static \
            --docdir=/usr/share/doc/libdvdread-6.1.2 &&
make

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.

Contents

Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: libdvdread.so
Installed Directories: /usr/include/dvdread and /usr/share/doc/libdvdread-6.1.2

Short Descriptions

libdvdread.so

provides functionality required to access DVDs