[vlc-devel] "--prefix" and plugin path

Christophe Mutricy xtophe at chewa.net
Fri Nov 14 14:12:21 CET 2008


2008/11/14 Sébastien Escudier <sebastien-devel at celeos.eu>:
> I am building vlc to use libvlc.
> I am using --prefix so that make install put everything usefull in this folder,
> and then I just have to copy this folder to use libvlc on others computers.
> But how can I avoid (lib)vlc to look in prefix folder for modules when I run it

You should use prefix= to where you want to deploy vlc on the prod computers.
And use DESDIR=/tmp/foo make install on the build computer


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