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 libjpeg-turbo 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.