[vlc-devel] QT problem during make, install QT?

Geoffroy Couprie geo.couprie at gmail.com
Sat Feb 28 11:43:53 CET 2009

On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 8:11 AM, Jonathan Wong <jhannwong at gmail.com> wrote:
> By the way, I was using the contrib-20080528-win32-bin-gcc-4.2.1-sjlj-runtime-3.13-only.tar.bz2 at
> http://download.videolan.org/pub/videolan/testing/win32/

Did you follow http://wiki.videolan.org/Win32CompileCygwinNew ?
> Any help? Or do I have to compile my own contrib binaries?

No, you can download them on

> Speaking of which, I did try. I got this error:
> checking for C compiler default output file name...
> configure: error: C compiler cannot create executables
> See `config.log' for more details.

well, obviously, you should look at config.log :) Are you building on
Linux or Windows?

> configure: error: ./configure failed for autoconf-lib-link
> make[1]: *** [.intl] Error 1
> That's when doing a `make src'.
> Doing a `make bin' throws an error:
> Did a `./bootstrap mingw32'. Then a `make bin'.
> I get a:
> make: *** No rule to make target 'using-bin', needed by 'bin'. Stop.

What are you trying to build? vlc or the contribs?

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