[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] configure: accept unknown OSes by default
Mon Jul 6 16:16:10 CEST 2009
On Mon, Jul 06, 2009 at 01:40:50PM +0100, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> writes:
> > On Mon, Jul 06, 2009 at 11:55:08AM +0100, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> >> Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> writes:
> >> > What about dying when we find an unknown entry passed explicitly with
> >> > --target-os, but accept unknown values that we autodetected?
> >> Then we'd fail next time BSD is forked.
> > It's impossible to account for all possibilities. However, the last two
> > systems we added required no porting at all...
> True, but most of them do require special settings. A simple "unknown
> OS" message is much easier to deal with than a cryptic linker error.
OK, we'll keep it for now at least...
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