[Ffmpeg-devel] What is BUILDSUF good for?

Vladimir Mosgalin mosgalin
Wed Oct 4 16:45:11 CEST 2006

Hi Diego Biurrun!

 On 2006.10.04 at 16:27:13 +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote next:

> On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 07:14:41AM -0700, Mike Melanson wrote:
> > Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > >So, what is BUILDSUF good for in the build system?  It's not used
> > >by any platform.  I'll remove it unless somebody points out what I
> > >overlooked.
> > 
> > This sounds like something that would be set to ".EXE" or ".DLL" when 
> > building binaries on a Windows system. Then targets would look like, 
> > e.g., "ffmpeg${BUILDSUF}" or some such. But it must not be hooked up.
> That would be EXESUF for executables and LIBSUF/SLIBSUF for
> static/shared libraries.  But BUILDSUF remains a mystery to me ..


A hack around ABI changes problem? ;)



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