[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] configure: add check for pkg-config return value

Måns Rullgård mans
Sun Mar 6 15:24:44 CET 2011

Stefano Sabatini <stefano.sabatini-lala at poste.it> writes:

> On date Sunday 2011-03-06 13:21:20 +0100, Diego Elio Petten? encoded:
>> Il giorno dom, 06/03/2011 alle 13.15 +0100, Stefano Sabatini ha scritto:
>> > 
>> > 
>> > > however temporary, to work around your broken system.
>> > 
>> > as I already told, this is a limitation of pkg-config, anyway here the
>> > problem is not philosophical but practical, this is an error which in
>> > practice will happen, preventing the error it's going to save
>> > headaches and bug-reports. 
>> Uhm Stefano, your system _is_ broken, you need libssl-dev installed.
>> That's a dependency of librtmp... the fact that you can get into such a
>> situation and come up "good" doesn't stop the fact that you lack a
>> package.
> My system is broken, but in a way which can be detected by pkg-config,
> having an additional check, even if unnecessary for the optimal case,
> makes the system more robust.

Please try out the patches I sent a few minutes ago.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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