[Ffmpeg-devel] compiler warnings

Steve Lhomme slhomme
Thu Mar 30 12:19:12 CEST 2006

Diego Biurrun wrote:
> I have sent a patch to Cygwin to fix their /proc emulation instead of
> working around the bug in MPlayer configure.  It got accepted.

I know, I've had some fixes applied in FFMPEG too.

> But in our situation you can modify not just your code but also your
> environment.  This also explains why proprietary toolchains that don't
> allow this are loathed so much around here.
> You see, this coin really does have two sides.  Fixing bugs in the right
> place and refusing workarounds causes short-term pain but promises
> long-term improvement...

Well, there has been 2 patches added to CVS during the last 24h, one to 
support Apple gcc and one to support gcc 2.95. Why not fix gcc instead ?

Also, does C99 describe how inline assembly should be supported ?


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