[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH]Do not require pkg-config for libx265
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Mon May 26 12:46:58 CEST 2014
On Monday 26 May 2014 12:22:03 pm Clément Bœsch wrote:
> So well, it's all about:
> PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/local/lib/pkgconfig ./configure --enable-foobar
> ./configure --extra-cflags='-I/usr/local/include'
> --extra-ldflags='-L/usr/local/lib' --enable-foobar
> I'm not sure how "more difficult" the first one is over the second one.
If it were only me, I wouldn't argue. Given the user reports I see I would say
it is infinitely more difficult.
This is made worse by the fact that we don't require (and don't support) it
for nearly all external libraries since forever.
> So are you sure librt is always a requirement?
It isn't afaict, so please ignore the second patch, the first one is
(And yes, the fact that the pc file seems broken is just one more reason not
to rely on it if at all possible. Or am I wrong and it is not broken?)
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