[theora] howto for compiling libtheora on ubuntu 9.04 anybody ?

j at v2v.cc j at v2v.cc
Tue Jul 28 23:53:30 PDT 2009

shirish wrote:
> Hi all,
>  While we were talking of theora PPA's it occured to me is there
> somebody who has made a howto to compile libtheora 1.1 alpha support
> in ubuntu 9.04
> Why?
> 2 reasons .
> a. Whether we like it or not, Ubuntu is arguably one of the more
> successful distributions.
> b. When we compile any software we have the freedom and choice to add
> in flags which make it better for the individual.

here the mini "howto compile libtheora on ubuntu 9.04":
open terminal and paste:

sudo apt-get install build-essential autoconf automake \
                     intltool subversion

svn co http://svn.xiph.org/branches/theora-thusnelda
cd theora-thusnelda
./autogen.sh && make && sudo make install && sudo ldconfig


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