[FFmpeg-devel] [MinGW] build FFplay without "-mwindows"

Baptiste Coudurier baptiste.coudurier
Wed May 6 00:35:57 CEST 2009


Alessandro Grassi wrote:
> I think it's a good idea to remove the "-mwindows" switch when FFplay is
> built under MinGW. Because of this switch, FFplay doesn't produce any
> console output (like help, program info, codec parameters ...). I did it and
> works OK, both a console window and a video/waveform window are created.
> P.S. The same may apply to cygwin too, probably. I'm not sure since I only
> use MinGW

Do you know why this doesn't affect ffmpeg binary ?

Baptiste COUDURIER                              GnuPG Key Id: 0x5C1ABAAA
Key fingerprint                 8D77134D20CC9220201FC5DB0AC9325C5C1ABAAA
FFmpeg maintainer                                  http://www.ffmpeg.org

More information about the ffmpeg-devel mailing list