[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] powerpc --> ppc
Thu Dec 25 17:02:55 CET 2008
On Thu, Dec 25, 2008 at 3:10 PM, Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> wrote:
> There is some inconsistency in the way we handle the naming of the
> PowerPC/PPC architecture right now. Sometimes it is powerpc, sometimes
> ppc. I suggest we go for ppc, which we also use as subdirectory name.
> $attached implements this and will help me with some build system
> changes in the future.
I support this change.
> Another thing I noticed: What is ARCH_POWERPC_405? It is never set...
This was added by this _very old_ commit:
Author: bellard <bellard at 9553f0bf-9b14-0410-a0b8-cfaf0461ba5b>
Date: Wed Jun 5 14:25:06 2002 +0000
removed unused code - began to merge alpha specific stuff - added
mac macros for suitable CPUs
git-svn-id: file:///var/local/repositories/ffmpeg/trunk at 667
I don't think there's many people who actively use PowerPC 405 besides
people who hack their DreamBox (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dreambox)
and students (since the core is freely available), so I don't care if
ever you want to remove the core relative to it.
Only a very small fraction of our DNA does anything; the rest is all
comments and ifdefs.
Bill Cosby - "Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow
their children to come back home."
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