Skip to content
x86 encoder decoder
Python C C++
Branch: master
Clone or download

Intel X86 Encoder Decoder (Intel XED)

Doxygen API manual and source build manual:


Intel internal employee users/developers:

Everyone else:

Abbreviated GITHUB building instructions:

git clone xed
git clone mbuild
cd xed

then get your libxed.a from the obj directory. Add " --shared" if you want a shared object build. Add " install" if you want the headers & libraries put in to a kit in the "kits" directory. Add "C:/python27/python " before "./" if on windows.

How to build the examples:

There are two options:

  1. When building libxed you can also build the examples, from the main directory (above examples):
./ examples

and the compiled examples will be in obj/examples.

  1. Build a compiled "kit" and the build the examples from within the kit:
./ install
cd kits
cd <whatever the kit is called>
cd examples

See source build documentation for more information.

Binary size?

Concerned about large libraries or binaries? There are several options:

  1. Consider building with "--limit-strings"
  2. Strip the binaries
  3. Consider doing an encoder-only or decoder-only build if you only need one or the other.
You can’t perform that action at this time.