[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] configure: accept unknown OSes by default

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger
Mon Jul 6 11:07:38 CEST 2009

On Mon, Jul 06, 2009 at 11:03:05AM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> I'd like to change the default in configure from reject to accept when
> encountering an unknown operating system.  I believe it is the more sane
> default and the last OSes we added just needed empty entries...

The disadvantage is that if one of the OS that need heavy hacks change
name it will fail in an obscure way instead of during configure, and the
same is true for a typo in --target.

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