[FFmpeg-devel] [VOTE] drop support for using libav* compiled with mingw/cygwin in msvc

Måns Rullgård mans
Mon Feb 25 14:52:09 CET 2008

mvplayer wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 8:59 PM, Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at>
> wrote:
>> Hi
>> r12154 has as it seems broken the in the past supported use of
>> mingw/cygwin compiled libav* in msvc. Also the change has increased
>> code complexity and size. I was already mildly against this change
>> before it was commited though i left it to mans to decide. Now as it
>> breaks use of libav* under msvc iam more strongly against it ...
>> Anyway, my vote is to revert it. Theres no advantage in this commit and
>> it breaks what was supported and also documented as such in the docs.
> Agree!
> the r12154 is very ugly, it is more complicate and do nothing , it is even
> worse than old one

It's not ugly, it's not complicated, and it certainly does something.
If you want this "fixed" (it's not a bug), please make some useful
suggestions instead.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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