[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Improve detection of out-of-tree builds

Martin Storsjö martin
Fri Jul 17 11:42:14 CEST 2009


The code that detects whether a build is a normal in-tree build or an 
out-of-tree build fails if configure is called in-tree with an explicit 

Of course, normally one wouldn't call configure in-tree with an explicit 
path, but that's what done by "make config" at the moment.

In practice, this can be noticed with a clean checkout like this:

make config

Which ends with:

Out of tree builds are impossible with config.h in source dir.

The attached patch fixes this issue.

// Martin
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