[Ffmpeg-devel] Re: FFMPEG on Windows

Martin Boehme boehme
Wed Aug 31 09:36:34 CEST 2005

Chris wrote:
>>Thank you Martin for your help. I compiled and used ffmpeg on msvc at
> Are you saying you have FFMpeg compiled on msvc or just an application using
> the av* libraries?

RTFP ;-)

He said a few lines later that he was compiling FFmpeg under MinGW/MSYS...


> If it is the former are you experiencing a performance increase over
> MinGW32?

Compiling FFmpeg itself under MSVC would be a huge porting fest, and 
unless you wanted to take a big performance _hit_, you'd have to convert 
large chunks of inline assembler from AT&T syntax to Intel syntax...


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