Package Details: mpv-light 0.29.1-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: mpv-light
Description: Free, open source, and cross-platform media player – with selection of features.
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Licenses: GPL
Conflicts: mpv
Provides: mpv
Submitter: ArchangeGabriel
Maintainer: ArchangeGabriel
Last Packager: ArchangeGabriel
Votes: 8
Popularity: 0.000170
First Submitted: 2016-12-25 03:28
Last Updated: 2018-10-03 09:58

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ArchangeGabriel commented on 2018-06-27 10:09

@trizen: Please read comments below.

trizen commented on 2018-06-26 19:40

Please add 'vulkan-headers' to "makedepends". Otherwise the build fails with the following error:

[ 40/445] Compiling osdep/timer-linux.c
In file included from ../video/out/vulkan/context.h:4,
                 from ../video/out/vulkan/context.c:21:
../video/out/vulkan/common.h:26:10: fatal error: vulkan/vulkan.h: No such file or directory
 #include <vulkan vulkan.h="">
compilation terminated.

Waf: Leaving directory `/tmp/trizen-trizen/mpv-light/src/mpv-0.28.2/build' Build failed -> task in 'mpv' failed with exit status 1 (run with -v to display more information) ==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build(). Aborting...


ArchangeGabriel commented on 2018-05-14 16:18

You should just build in a clean chroot then. ;) And I don’t have gst-plugins-bad on my system, I avoid it as much as possible. :p

carlitos commented on 2018-05-13 19:58

Totally agree, I just wanted to clarify that if you have vulkan-icd-loader installed ( dependency of gst-plugins-bad ) which most likely everyone has then the build process fails for reason described below... Sorry for the noise and thanks for the package.

ArchangeGabriel commented on 2018-05-13 10:06

But vulkan-icd-loader is not a dependency of this package currently, because building with vulkan is useless without shaderc, and also because vulkan is a second class citizen in mpv.

carlitos commented on 2018-05-12 21:42


vulkan-icd-loader contains vulkan.pc, which makes mpv think it can build against Vulkan. However, the headers required to actually do so are in another package, vulkan-headers, for whatever reason. Building with only the former installed will fail. So if we see the .pc installed, make sure the headers are too.

See also:


ArchangeGabriel commented on 2016-10-30 10:26

@ubone: Sorry, that’s a mistake, should have been changed in

Should now be fixed.

ubone commented on 2016-10-25 07:12

why --disable-vdpau-hwaccel \

Anonymous comment on 2016-03-04 16:19

Thanks for this package

ArchangeGabriel commented on 2015-10-19 12:03

Sure, done.