[FFmpeg-devel] [RUMOUR] ASM support on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Wed Mar 12 22:29:24 CET 2008
"?smail D?nmez" <ismail at namtrac.org> writes:
> On Wed, Mar 12, 2008 at 11:05 PM, Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> wrote:
>> ?smail D?nmez wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> > On Wed, Mar 12, 2008 at 10:37 PM, M?ns Rullg?rd <mans at mansr.com> wrote:
>> >> I found this on the VLC mailing list, and figured it might interest
>> >> someone:
>> >> ---8<---
>> >> just FYI:
>> >> as widely published, Apple's iPhone SDK includes a new version of
>> >> Xcode called 3.1 (beta), which may be installed separately but is only
>> >> distributed as part of the SDK download.
>> >> However, this new Xcode releases finally includes an updated linker,
>> >> which fixes the compilation problems of FFmpeg's ASM code on Intel-
>> >> based Macs. Thus, if you want a fast FFmpeg on Leopard, you the iPhone
>> >> SDK.
>> >> --->8---
>> > You can't actually talk about it since the dowloaded is bounded by
>> > NDA, but don't hold your breath is all I can say about it.
I can talk all I want, since I've signed no NDA.
>> It's a free download... under NDA? Sounds silly.
> Sounds corporate, no?
Yes, so it's probably not true.
> Here is what Apple have to say about these prereleases :
> Warning: Pre-release software is Apple confidential information. Your
> unauthorized distribution of pre-release software or disclosure of
> information relating to pre-release software (including the posting of
> screen shots) may subject you to both civil and criminal liability and
> result in immediate termination of your ADC Membership.
It's all in the phrasing you choose. This is OK:
FFmpeg can now be compiled with the latest Apple tools.
But this not:
The latest Apple tools can now compile FFmpeg.
See, the first is "disclosing" information about FFmpeg, the second
about the Apple tool. Well, I'm sure someone could be convinced ;-)
mans at mansr.com
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