[MPlayer-users] small feature request: add git
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu Dec 19 13:26:46 CET 2013
Roger Pack <rogerdpack2 <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > that it could use git submodules and thus be able to
> > "freeze" the ffmpeg dir to certain "known working"
> > revisions. Then it would always compile instead of
> > allowing ffmpeg to (at times) break it.
> Or possibly add a file that indicates a known working
> revision of ffmpeg for that version of mplayer.
Could you explain what problem either of these "solutions"
would fix and particularly how it would fix them?
> It's a bit frustrating to have to mix and match them at times to try
> and see if you can find one that works
Could you elaborate?
$ svn checkout mplayer && cd mplayer && ./configure && make
works fine or do I miss something?
I believe if it is really necessary, a shell script that
checks out an appropriate version is not difficult but I
wonder how frequent this is needed.
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