[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] build: fix make checkheaders in out-of-tree builds

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Sun Jan 24 03:19:11 CET 2016

On Sat, Jan 23, 2016 at 10:52 PM, James Almer <jamrial at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/23/2016 6:44 PM, Andreas Cadhalpun wrote:
>> On 23.01.2016 22:39, Derek Buitenhuis wrote:
>>> On 1/23/2016 9:36 PM, Andreas Cadhalpun wrote:
>>>> Do you have a better idea?
>>> Yes, don't do it, full stop.
>> I could just as well suggest you to not use such weird environments.
>>> Is the feature here (bit exact builds out of tree) worth
>>> all the hacks?
>> The hacks are only for MSVC.
>> It's also not only about bitexactness, but also about the usefulness
>> of the created debugging information.
>>> In my gut: no. Several others have expressed the same opinion.
>> Several others have expressed a different opinion.
> Guts and opinions aside, this is still broken for some.
> Either it's fixed for everyone, or fully reverted.

The hastly pushed fix doesn't actually work, all my MSVC fate boxes
are still broken, ie.

Lets just revert this entire batch and re-try after proper testing and review.

- Hendrik

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