Installing dependencies on FreeBSD

The following instructions are for FreeBSD 11 and 12.

Basic requirements to run commands:


Intel Quick Sync Video dependencies (optional):

Graphical interface dependencies:

Install dependencies.

sudo pkg install autoconf automake bash bzip2 cmake flac fontconfig freetype2 fribidi gcc git lzma gmake gtar harfbuzz jansson libass libiconv libjpeg-turbo libogg libsamplerate libtheora libtool libvorbis libvpx libx264 libxml2 m4 meson nasm ninja opus patch pkgconf python speex

Build and install the lame source port.

sudo portsnap fetch
bash -c 'if [[ ! -e /usr/ports ]]; then sudo portsnap extract; fi'
sudo portsnap update
cd /usr/ports/audio/lame
sudo make install || sudo make reinstall

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

sudo pkg install intel-media-sdk

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

sudo pkg install atk cairo dbus dbus-glib desktop-file-utils gdk-pixbuf2 gettext glib gnome3 gstreamer1-plugins-gdkpixbuf gtk3 intltool libdvdcss libnotify libvpx pango

FreeBSD is now prepared to build HandBrake. See Building HandBrake for BSD for further instructions.