[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Missing "inttypes.h" on windows

Rich Felker dalias
Mon Nov 7 02:33:24 CET 2005

On Sun, Nov 06, 2005 at 07:43:12PM +0100, Fredrik Orderud wrote:
> Neither the Microsoft windows platform SDK nor Visual Studio ships with the 
> "inttypes.h" header. This leads to compile errors when using ffmpeg DLLs in 
> in visual-studio projects, unless EMULATE_INTTYPES is defined.
> I propose automatically defining EMULATE_INTTYPES in "libavutil/common.h" 
> for all windows-systems, except cygwin and mingw. This would simplify usage 
> of ffmpeg libraries on windows computers.

there are already countless other reasons why libav* will not work on
microsoft compilers (which are not c compliant).


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