[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Cygwin vhook, always static avformat

Víctor Paesa wzrlpy
Wed May 3 00:25:33 CEST 2006


>> > >Why do you want to install the shared libs in $(bindir)?
>> > It's the Cygwin way, DLLs are together with EXEs in the same directory, 
>> > import libraries for DLLs  are in $(libdir).
>>But is this necessary?  Will it work if the DLLs are in $(libdir)
>LD_CONFIG_PATH, LD_RUN PATH are not honored, unfortunately DLLs use the 
>same search path as executables, so to use $(libdir) I would need to set:
>export PATH="$PATH:$libdir"
>I am not sure if -rpath works, I will check.

-rpath does not work either, I am afraid that installing the DLLs together 
with EXEs will be a neccessary evil.


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