Re: Missing Shared Object File for ffmpeg
On Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:59:21 -0400
Greg Wooledge <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 12:18:05PM -0400, Dan Norton wrote:
> > > * The output of "apt policy ffmpeg".
> > ffmpeg:
> > Installed: 7:3.2.10-1~deb9u1
> > Candidate: 7:3.2.10-1~deb9u1
> > Version table:
> > *** 7:3.2.10-1~deb9u1 500
> > 500 http://debian.gtisc.gatech.edu/debian stretch/main amd64
> > Packages
> > 500 http://security.debian.org/debian-security
> > stretch/updates/main amd64 Packages
> > 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
> > > * The output of "aptitude why libopenal1".
> > i ffmpeg Depends libavdevice57 (>= 7:3.2.10)
> > i A libavdevice57 Depends libopenal1 (>= 1.14)
> >From these, it looks like you have the stretch version of ffmpeg,
> a libopenal1 dependency that can be satisfied by the stretch version
> of libopenal1.
> If libopenal1 is not actually installed, then something is very wrong.
> Is it possible that you have the package "installed", but something
> else removed the library file? In that case, just reinstall the
> apt-get --reinstall install libopenal1
That did it - thanks, Greg!
But what does this do that apt purge/install of ffmpeg does not?