H.264 codec for Linphone on Ubuntu

Tested with: Linphone 3.4.3 and Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal)

Get and untar msx264 source code:
http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/linphone/plugins/sources/msx264-1.3.3.tar.gz

Make sure have all the necessary packages installed:

sudo apt-get install libmediastreamer-dev libx264-dev libavcodec-dev libswscale-dev libtheora-dev libsdl1.2-dev

Compile and install:

./configure –prefix=/usr
sudo make install

Restart Linphone and h.264 codecs will show up in Preferences — Codecs — Video Codecs.

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