[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] configure: force -mconsole when linking SDL under MinGW

Timothy Gu timothygu99 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 18 21:04:21 CEST 2015

On Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 9:01 AM Stephen Hutchinson <qyot27 at gmail.com> wrote:

> When building SDL with MinGW, it sets -mwindows with the
> assumption that the application is a GUI application. If this
> is linked without passing -mconsole to configure via
> --extra-ldflags, stdout will be silenced from cmd.exe while
> running FFmpeg.
> The -mwindows flag that causes this behavior is included in the
> sdl_libs variable, so append -mconsole there rather than create
> an sdl_ldflags case just to insert it (especially if -mconsole
> must come *after* -mwindows in order to be effective).
> ---
>  configure | 3 +++
>  1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)




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