[vlc-devel] Re: problems to compile with cygwin

Sigmund Augdal sigmunau at stud.ntnu.no
Fri Mar 5 10:07:07 CET 2004

I suggest you take a look at INSTALL-win32 in the source package, and try
following it blindly to compile.


On Fri, Mar 05, 2004 at 11:01:44AM +0100, Hornsby Adrian wrote:
> hi,
> I have several problem using cygwin to compile VLC source for win32
> 1- why the ./configure gives me a error message saying : " cd command doesn't work" ?? 
> 2- then I also have liddvdcss and libmad troubles. As the cd command doesn't work, the configure can't get the lib correctly! what do to ?
> 3- when I --disable-dvd --disable-mad I get another error messgae saying :
> checking for ffmpeg/avcodec.h ...no
> configure: error: Missing header file ffmpeg/avcodec.h
> When i look in the files, the avcodec.h is there !!
> so what's wrong with compiling VLC under cygwin ??? doesn't anybody have a script  that could work ??
> thanks a lot
> adrian

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