[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] add missing dependencies to pkg-config files

j at v2v.cc j
Fri Sep 30 16:03:27 CEST 2005

On Wed, 2005-09-28 at 23:46 +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 25, 2005 at 01:38:17PM +0200, j at v2v.cc wrote:
> > currently external libs are added to extralibs in configure and in some
> > places in Makefiles, would be nice if that could be unified, 
> Please elaborate...
would be nice to have one place to track which external libs ffmpeg can
be linked to, that way you will i.e. not beak the pkg-config files by
adding  some -lfoobar in some Makefile, this information is needed
by software that links libav*, pkg-config provides a easy to use
interface for that.

> > attached is a patch that tries to add all those possible shared
> > libraries to the pkg-config files. 
> If you could point me to some documentation about pkg-config I could
> review and eventually apply your patch...


man pkg-config 



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