[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Reimplementation of OS/2 threads model

Måns Rullgård mans
Wed Apr 28 17:21:43 CEST 2010

Ramiro Polla <ramiro.polla at gmail.com> writes:

> On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 11:45 AM, KO Myung-Hun <komh at chollian.net> wrote:
>> But now pthreads codes are in os2thread.c, so pthread lib is
>> unnecessary. And we can use all the codes of pthread.c without modifying
>> it at all. If possible, I would like to use '#include "pthread.c"' using
>> some guard macros. This reduces the maintenance burden you are saying.
> Could you not make that code a simple library with a subset of
> pthreads that ffmpeg needs? You could then link against that library
> with the current pthreads code in FFmpeg.

But a perfectly good pthread library _already exists_.  Why can't we
just link to that instead of duplicating the effort.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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