Installing dependencies on Fedora

The following instructions are for Fedora 38 and 39.

Basic requirements to run commands:


Additional dependencies not available in the base repository:

Intel Quick Sync Video dependencies (optional):

Graphical interface dependencies:

Install dependencies.

sudo dnf install autoconf automake binutils bzip2-devel cmake fontconfig-devel freetype-devel fribidi-devel gcc-c++ git harfbuzz-devel jansson-devel lame-devel lbzip2 libass-devel libogg-devel libsamplerate-devel libtheora-devel libtool libvorbis-devel libxml2-devel libvpx-devel m4 make meson nasm ninja-build numactl-devel opus-devel patch pkgconf python speex-devel tar turbojpeg-devel xz-devel zlib-devel

Install the RPM Fusion Free repository and related additional dependencies.

sudo dnf localinstall --nogpgcheck$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm
sudo dnf install x264-devel

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

sudo dnf install libva-devel libdrm-devel

To build the GTK GUI, install the graphical interface dependencies.

sudo dnf install desktop-file-utils gstreamer1-libav gstreamer1-plugins-base-devel gstreamer1-plugins-good gtk4-devel

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