[Ffmpeg-devel] MinGW Configuration Problems

Måns Rullgård mru
Fri Jun 23 23:46:34 CEST 2006

Brian Brice <bbrice at newtek.com> writes:

> Hello,
> This isn't necessarily a problem with ffmpeg, but I was having major
> problems running the new configure script with my version of
> MinGW/MSYS.  The version of sh/bash MSYS comes with is 2.04.0 and
> the configure script uses something that doesn't seem to work right
> with this version.  For the developers interested in what this is, it's
> the flags_saved function in the configure script.  On MinGW's website,
> they offer a download for 2.05b, and this seems to work fine.

Is this bug specific to mingw, or does it affect that bash version on
all systems?  In either case, adding a test and an explanation to the
script seems like a good idea.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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