[FFmpeg-devel] [VOTE] drop support for using libav* compiled with mingw/cygwin in msvc

Michel Bardiaux mbardiaux
Mon Feb 25 14:38:03 CET 2008

Benjamin Larsson wrote:
> Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>> Hi
>> r12154 has as it seems broken the in the past supported use of 
>> mingw/cygwin compiled libav* in msvc. Also the change has increased
>> code complexity and size. I was already mildly against this change
>> before it was commited though i left it to mans to decide. Now as it
>> breaks use of libav* under msvc iam more strongly against it ...
>> Anyway, my vote is to revert it. Theres no advantage in this commit and
>> it breaks what was supported and also documented as such in the docs.
If "agree with revert" means "agree with continuing support for using 
libav* compiled with mingw/cygwin in msvc", then I agree with reverting.

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