[FFmpeg-devel] pkgconfig Cflag includedir: a suggestion

Måns Rullgård mans
Sun May 4 19:29:15 CEST 2008

Luca Barbato <lu_zero at gentoo.org> writes:

> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Luca Barbato <lu_zero at gentoo.org> writes:
>>> sean darcy wrote:
>>>> For some while ffmpeg has been installing its include files in 
>>>> /incdir/libname/, for instance /usr/include/libavcodec/avcodec.h.
>>>> But the pkgconfig .pc files point to just /incdir, /usr/include.
>>> this is on purpose in order to have non ambiguous includes within 
>>> ffmpeg. We even bumped the major version in order to mark the change 
>>> properly.
>> There was no version bump.  You'd have to fix the code to see the new
>> version anyway, and there was no ABI change.
> I was pretty sure that after the headers change we got the major version 
> bumped for a reason or another.

There may have been a version bump, but it was not due to the changed
locations of the headers.  Not that it matters.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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