[vlc-devel] [PATCH 1/1] add bin to PATH to let libvlc.dll be found by vlc-cache-gen.exe

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Jan 4 11:29:02 CET 2012

On Wed, 4 Jan 2012 16:25:39 +0700, Sergey Radionov <rsatom at gmail.com>
> 2012/1/4 Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net>:
>> On Wed, 4 Jan 2012 15:33:46 +0700, Sergey Radionov <rsatom at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> 2011/12/25 Sergey Radionov <rsatom at gmail.com>:
>>>> Fix "This application has failed to start because libvlc.dll
>>>> was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
>>>> during building of vlc under Windows.
>> I don't quite get it. libs are installed in libdir, not bindir.
> When I building under MSys, to moment of calling vlc-cache-gen.exe
> libvlc.dll is in vlc\_win32\bin not in vlc\_win32\lib.

The bug is not in install-exec-hook then.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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