[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Use pkgconfig for dirac libs
Wed Oct 22 10:59:15 CEST 2008
On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 09:39:19AM +0100, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> writes:
> > On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 08:34:11AM +0300, Uoti Urpala wrote:
> >> On Wed, 2008-10-22 at 07:29 +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> >> > On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 01:13:51AM +0200, Chris Hills wrote:
> >> > > Since pkgconfig is used for dirac cflags, it makes sense to
> >> > > also use it for libs, in-line with libschroedinger.
> >> >
> >> > Absolutely not, using pkg-config at all is a workaround for libdirac's
> >> > horrid include path design. They have 3 directories for 5 header files.
> >> > Unfortunately the fact that nobody else does this did not tell them
> >> > anything...
> >> Whatever the include path design is, using pkg-config is a positive
> >> thing and using it more would be an improvement. The hostile attitude
> >> some people here have against it is misguided.
> > One can agree on a standard place where to find headers, or
> People have agreed on /usr/include and /usr/local/include since the
> dawn of time. No reason to change that now.
of course, thats not what i meant though
ive been more thinking of
and in this light using pkgconfig vs a symbolic link of /usr/include/foobar
to find it, that is if there is any sense (there likely is not) in such
changing header locations.
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