[vlc-devel] Regarding building VLC.

Hugo Beauzée-Luyssen hugo at beauzee.fr
Tue Sep 11 12:37:17 CEST 2018

On Tue, Sep 11, 2018, at 12:07 PM, Rahul Gurung wrote:
> Hey,
> I am Rahul Gurung, I tried to build VLC but I think my Ubuntu lacks some
> libraries, how to download all required libraries in one command as the
> command given on documentation doesn't seem to work for me.


Usually `apt build-dep vlc` is enough, but if it isn't, you can use VLC's contribs to build the missing dependencies.
$> cd vlc/contrib
$> mkdir native && cd native
$> ../bootstrap && make

You should be good to go afterward.


  Hugo Beauzée-Luyssen
  hugo at beauzee.fr

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