Installing dependencies on Arch

The following instructions are for Arch 2019.09.01.

Basic requirements to run commands:


Intel Quick Sync Video dependencies (optional):

Graphical interface dependencies:

Install dependencies.

sudo pacman -S base-devel cmake flac fontconfig freetype2 fribidi git harfbuzz jansson lame libass libbluray libogg libsamplerate libtheora libvorbis libvpx libxml2 meson nasm ninja numactl opus python2 speex x264 xz

To build with Intel Quick Sync Video support, install the QSV dependencies.

sudo pacman -S libva libdrm

To build the GTK GUI, install the graphical interface dependencies. Requires the GNOME desktop and associated packages, e.g. installed using pacman -S xorg xorg-server && pacman -S gnome gnome-extra.

sudo pacman -S dbus-glib gstreamer gst-libav gst-plugins-base intltool libgudev libnotify webkit2gtk

Arch is now prepared to build HandBrake. See Building HandBrake for Linux for further instructions.