[MPlayer-dev-eng] Cygwin inttypes
saschasommer at freenet.de
Fri Apr 25 12:05:17 CEST 2003
> Diego Biurrun writes:
> > While playing around with Cygwin I came up with an idea for a (better?)
> > solution for the inttypes.h problem. (On Cygwin it is necessary to put
> > etc/cygwin_inttypes.h in /usr/include/ as inttypes.h)
> > I renamed etc/cygwin_inttypes.h to etc/inttypes.h and added the
> > following lines to configure:
> > if cygwin ; then
> > _inc_extra="$_inc_extra -Ietc"
> > fi
> > Works like a charm without the header file hassle.
> The best solution would of course be adding inttypes.h to Cygwin and
> lo and behold that is what I did. It's amazing what you can
> accomplish just by asking nicely. I'll remove etc/cygwin_inttypes.h
> once a new Cygwin release is out.
No, please don't delete it. I think updating the docs is enough.
Some people might still want to use older cygwin releases without having to
get inttypes from somewhere else.
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