[MPlayer-dev-eng] Re: Problem with compiling mplayer on Mac OS X 10.3.9
poirierg at gmail.com
Mon Dec 11 10:21:02 CET 2006
On 12/11/06, Reimar Doeffinger <Reimar.Doeffinger at stud.uni-karlsruhe.de> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 10:08:35AM +0100, Guillaume Poirier wrote:
> > >> Please use GCC4, that is: install lastest Xcode, and you will be fine.
> > >
> > > Isn't Xcode 2.0 only available for Mac OS X 10.4? I'm using 10.3.9.
> > > If it is then where would I find it?
> > Crap, you're right. I honestly thought that Xcode as available to at
> > least 10.3.x and 10.4.x, that's why I didn't fix it before committing
> > it. Crap-Crap-Crap-Crap-Crap-Crap!
> Yeah, that's the kind of stuff that happens all the time to people who
> insist on using proprietary software...
In a certain way, some Unix or Linux aren't that better: if you are
using debian stable, you're stuck with gcc3 too, even though you can
compile and install your own gcc4 if you like (both if you are an OSX
10.3 or debian stable user).
So IMHO it's not because a solution is completely free of proprietary
software that you aren't somewhat restricted to a certain subset of
... but this is getting slightly off topic...
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