Installation problems

Tim-Philipp Müller t.i.m at
Wed May 11 10:30:53 PDT 2011

On Wed, 2011-05-11 at 16:38 +0100, Paulo Paiva wrote:

> I am installing the latest GStreamer releases in a different directory 
> in order to keep both.
> So first I installed  the gstreamer0.1.33 with ./configure --prefix=/usr/
> Now I am installing the plugins using the same ./configure but I keep 
> getting the message that the configuration can't find the latest 
> installation I did at /usr. (/user/bin has gstreamer10.0.33 and at 
> /user/local/bin is the 10.0.32)
> Am I missing some other argument to pass into ./configure?

Mixing GStreamer installations in two standard prefixes sounds like a
bad idea...

In any case, try with

 $ export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/lib/pkgconfig
 $ ./configure


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