[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Remove localtime_r from os_support

Måns Rullgård mans
Mon Jun 25 19:48:40 CEST 2007

Ramiro Ribeiro Polla <ramiro at lisha.ufsc.br> writes:

> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Ramiro Ribeiro Polla <ramiro at lisha.ufsc.br> writes:
>>> Hello,
>>> It seems FFmpeg checks for it in configure, provides an implementation
>>> if it doesn't exist, but this function isn't used anywhere.
>>> grep for localtime_r shows:
>>> configure:    localtime_r
>>> configure:check_func localtime_r
>>> libavformat/os_support.c:struct tm *localtime_r(const time_t *t,
>>> struct tm *tp)
>>> It seems it was added in 2003 for MinGW, but I couldn't find the exact
>>> revision. Was it used a long time ago? Is it safe to remove this now?
>> It's been in there much longer than that, for what reason I cannot
>> tell.  The last use of it was apparently (thanks git) removed in
>> 2004.
> Since you did the search and found the revision, could you tell us which 
> one it was?


M?ns Rullg?rd
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