[mythtv] can't find -lavc1394

Hamish Moffatt hamish at cloud.net.au
Wed Jun 29 21:58:24 UTC 2005

On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 03:57:17PM -0500, Carl Reynolds wrote:
> This is where I ran into problems. When the make got to libmyth it 
> aborted with the message
>   cannot find -lavc1394
> I searched my system for libavc1394 and found it installed in /usr/lib64

Did you install the development files for the library as well?
You need /usr/lib/libavc1394.so to link, but only .so.* to run.

> ls -l /usr/lib64/libavc1394*
> lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root    19 May 16 16:13 /usr/lib64/libavc1394.so.0 -> 
> libavc1394.so.0.2.0
> -rwxr-xr-x  1 root root 17168 May 15 16:46 /usr/lib64/libavc1394.so.0.2.0

No you are missing the link from .so to .so.0.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish at debian.org> <hamish at cloud.net.au>

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