[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC FIX] Build error with ffmpeg 3.1.3 (and current git) on cygwin

Tobias Rapp t.rapp at noa-archive.com
Thu Sep 22 16:25:35 EEST 2016

On 22.09.2016 14:23, Hendrik Leppkes wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 2:21 PM, Timo Rothenpieler
> <timo at rothenpieler.org> wrote:
>>> master uses _WIN32 checks in both places so if its not set, it will
>>> never error, because it'll never even try to call it.
>> But wasn't the HAVE_SETDLLDIRECTORY introduced because of Windows XP
>> compatibility, as the function doesn't exist there, but _WIN32 is
>> obviously set?
>> Or does master just not care about WinXP anymore?
> Windows XP has this function, at least as of Service Pack 1 (and
> support for plain XP without service packs should have died like a
> decade ago)

Indeed. The original discussion thread can be found here:


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