[packman] [ffmpeg, OpenSuse] undefined symbol: av_lfg_init

Manfred Tremmel manfred at links2linux.de
Wed Nov 19 22:28:19 CET 2008

Am Mittwoch 19 November 2008 schrieb trashing at gmx.net:

> I've a problem with the latest ffmpeg and libavcodec installation of
> the OpenSuse 11.0 packman repository.
> I've installed:
> libavcodec52-
> libavutil49-
> ffmpeg-
> and a lot more packages.

There must be something from outside the packman repository.

> Calling 'ffplay' gives the error 'ffplay: error while loading shared
> libraries: libavcodec.so.51: cannot open shared object file: No such
> file or directory'. That's right because there is no dependency from
> ffmpeg-0.4.9 to libavcodes51-0.4.9. After installing the missing
> package:
> libavcodec51-0.4.9svn-20080906.pm.0

Show me the output of

whereis ffplay


ldd /usr/bin/ffplay | grep libavcodec

ffplay from the ffmpeg- uses 
libavcodec.so.52 not libavcodec.so.51, so your ffplay must come from 
anywhere else.

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