Can't build makemkv without newer libavcodec

Jarkko Korpi jarkko_korpi at
Sat Mar 11 23:08:09 UTC 2017

checking whether LIBAVCODEC_VERSION_MAJOR is declared... yes
checking for AVFrame.nb_samples... yes
checking whether AV_SAMPLE_FMT_U8P is declared... yes
checking for avcodec_encode_audio2... no
configure: error: The libavcodec library is too old. Please get a recent one from

I also tried compiling ffmpeg from souce with the instructions and it didnt seem to change anything ???

Mint 18.1 that's based on ubuntu.
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