[FFmpeg-devel] Why 'You can only build one library type at once on MinGW'?

Michel Bardiaux mbardiaux
Wed May 9 15:39:55 CEST 2007

Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> Hi
> On Wed, May 09, 2007 at 11:42:28AM +0200, Michel Bardiaux wrote:
> [...]
>>> Note that VS is unsupported, 
>> Since when? I thought VS was unsupported as platform to build ffmpeg, 
>> but that using lavu/c/f in VS projects *was* supported.
> in what sense supported?

Supported in the sense that a patch wont be rejected *just* because it 
is related to mingw and/or the use of mingw-built binaries with VS.

> none of the developers uses VS with ffmpeg AFAIK so we are either way
> limited to bugreports and patches by users who do.

Of course.

> and windows users
> dont send useable bugreports and no patches at all ...

Now *that* is unwarranted.

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