[Ffmpeg-devel] [patch] remove direct Xlib usage

Måns Rullgård mru
Wed Jun 7 00:07:01 CEST 2006

M?ns Rullg?rd <mru at inprovide.com> writes:

> Luca Barbato <lu_zero at gentoo.org> writes:
>> the code using XOpen/XCloseDisplay isn't reachable, it cause link issues
>> with the new sdl (that doesn't link to Xlib directly)
>> This patch removes it completely.
> [...]
>> +    SDL_WM_ToggleFullScreen(screen);
> That function stupidly changes the video mode to something that
> vaguely matches the video size, something my monitor didn't like at
> all, and is IMHO generally a bad idea.
> I did some digging, and found a way to get the screen resolution.
> Patch attached.  This is new to libsdl 1.2.10, which I suspect isn't
> very wide-spread yet.  We could either simply require that version of
> libsdl, or we could check for this in the configure script.

Alright, I've seen no replies to this.  If nobody objects, I'll commit
this, and update the configure script to reject older versions of libsdl.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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