[Ffmpeg-devel] The "Intermingled Mess" issue.
Mon Sep 19 14:28:29 CEST 2005
On Mon, Sep 19, 2005 at 01:53:57PM +0200, Christian Iversen wrote:
> On Monday 19 September 2005 13:45, Luca Barbato wrote:
> > Christian Iversen wrote:
> > > Just my 5c, but wouldn't something like "make menuconfig" from the Linux
> > > kernel be the perfect way to configure ffmpeg? For instance, MP3_DECODER
> > > could depend on COMMON_MPEG_ROUTINES which could pull in
> > > SOME_IDCT_ROUTINE, etc. All this would happen automatically, and the user
> > > would have no problem configuring this library.
> > >
> > > This is just a loose idea, of course - any comments?
> > kbuild is relatively easy to use, offers large benefits but is a bit
> > strange, but isn't as weird as autotools, scons and imake
> > Given would be quite easy make the current configure output a .config
> > that kbuild can use (making the transition painless).
> Then what are the developers waiting for?
Easy: your patch.
More information about the ffmpeg-devel