I think he means that you need to add libass to the inputs of the vlc package. look a few lines under where $ guix edit vlc; takes you. try adding it there.
On 13.03.2018 03:01, Dang Duong wrote: > My video.scm already has libass. I tried removing and reinstalling VLC > but it doesn't work. > Am I missing something? > > On Mon, Mar 12, 2018 at 5:14 PM, Ludovic Courtès <l...@gnu.org > <mailto:l...@gnu.org>> wrote: > > Hello, > > Dang Duong <khanhduon...@gmail.com <mailto:khanhduon...@gmail.com>> > skribis: > > > I have installed the latest version of VLC (2.2.8) on Trisquel 7.0 using > > Guix. It works normally with .srt files but cannot open .ass files. I > tried > > installing libass but it still doesn't work. > > It seems that our vlc package lacks libass as an input: > > > > https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/guix.git/tree/gnu/packages/video.scm#n810 > > <https://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/guix.git/tree/gnu/packages/video.scm#n810> > > Could you try adding libass in the vlc package definition, then install > it, and see if it works? > > If you’re not familiar with Guix packaging, see > <https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/manual/html_node/Defining-Packages.html > > <https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/manual/html_node/Defining-Packages.html>>, > and do not hesitate to ask for guidance here or on #guix on IRC! > > HTH, > Ludo’. > > -- GPG: 7FDE 7190 2F73 2C50 236E 403D CC13 48F1 E644 08EC
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