Installing dependencies on Gentoo

The following instructions are for Gentoo profile default/linux/amd64/17.1 with Portage snapshot 20190915 (HandBrake CLI only).

Basic requirements to run commands:

Dependencies1:

Install dependencies.

sudo emerge --ask fribidi dev-vcs/git harfbuzz jansson lame libass libogg libsamplerate libtheora libvorbis libvpx app-arch/lzma meson nasm ninja numactl opus speex x264

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


  1. Previously installed dependencies may need to be rebuilt before building HandBrake.