[FFmpeg-devel] Dropping SDL1 support [VOTE]
Josh de Kock
josh at itanimul.li
Fri Sep 16 09:26:46 EEST 2016
On 15/09/2016 23:00, Lukasz Marek wrote:
> On 15.09.2016 23:36, Josh de Kock wrote:
>> On 15/09/2016 22:28, Lukasz Marek wrote:
>>> On 15.09.2016 23:19, Moritz Barsnick wrote:
>>>> On Thu, Sep 15, 2016 at 14:36:32 -0300, James Almer wrote:
>>>>> * SDL1 is old and effectively unmaintained.
>>>> I understand this verbatim, but what is it supposed to mean? Has SDL1
>>>> gotten rotten? Or more precisely:
>>>> - Has technology evolved, and the library not kept up?
>>>> - Is a long list of bugs (somehow effecting ffmpeg) piling up and never
>>>> being fixed?
>>>> - Something else?
>>> It doesn't compile on Mac OS
>> I've been testing it just fine on Mac OS.
> I don't remember now everything, I worked with it like 2 years ago, but
> I got the same issue as here
> Other example is that SDL is trying to use X11 on Mac which is dropped
> (since 10.8?).
> You can ignore my answer as it doesn't stand for anything. It won't stop
> introducing SDL 2.0 nor force 1.2 drop, but asked question if SDL 1.2 is
> getting rotten then asnwer is yes IMHO.
SDL1 works absolutely fine on Mac OS, it uses the native window, no X11
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