[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] remove MSVC-specific

Michel Bardiaux mbardiaux
Tue Mar 11 14:39:01 CET 2008

Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 09, 2008 at 03:53:27PM +0100, Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
>> On Sun, Mar 09, 2008 at 01:47:25PM +0100, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>>> Also i assume that whoever wrote the 2 lines had tested them so i would guess
>>> they are more likely correct than not.
>> History proves that not (the ifdef was wrong sometime in-between) ;-)
>>> And yes, i also would appreciate if we had some maintainer for MSVC related
>>> hunks.
>> And my main intention was to get some of those complainers (even if
>> their complaining is justified) to do something.
> Hmm if you think that breaking MSVC is effective in raising a volunteer
> for MSVC maintaince then by all means go ahead with the ritual.

Probably the reverse: it will reinforce the feeling (whether justified 
or not) that submitting contributions for MSVC support is pointless 
because they would be either rejected at once, or savaged later, by 
MS-bashers (of which there is certainly no lack here).

>> I am not really in favour of either way, removing or keeping, I just
>> have a habit of speaking mostly against whoever I reply to ;-)

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