[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Correct inttypes.h emulation for Visual Studio

Steve Lhomme slhomme
Tue Dec 5 22:15:28 CET 2006

M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Steve Lhomme <steve.lhomme at free.fr> writes:
>> Diego Biurrun wrote:
>>> On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 09:41:35AM +0100, Steve Lhomme wrote:
>>>> In the case of FFMPEG, being compatible with windows seem more and
>>>> more like a bug and less and less like a feature. If you're an MSVC
>>>> dev (or borland, maybe Intel too) you can't simply download MinGW,
>>>> MSys and build FFMPEG from SVN anymore. It used to be the case.
>>> FFmpeg is broken under MinGW?  Since when?
>> I had to update my MinGW after the extensive use of bash was
>> introduced.
> We use only POSIX shell features.  Unfortunately the default mingw
> bash is broken.  The update works just fine.
>> It worked for a while and now it doesn't anymore on 2 computers (one
>> with a fresh install following the FFMPEG advices). It seems my
>> sh.exe is crashing randomly on both my Pentium M and Ahtlon...
> All I can say is it works for me.  If you don't even bother reporting
> problems, how can we reasonably be expected to fix them?

The problem is in MinGW not in FFMPEG so I don't have to report it here. 
The only issue with FFMPEG is that it doesn't work with the 
default/stable version of MinGW.


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