[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH v2] avcodec/nvenc: Include NVENC SDK header

Andreas Cadhalpun andreas.cadhalpun at googlemail.com
Sat Dec 12 10:45:20 CET 2015

On 12.12.2015 10:37, Matt Oliver wrote:
>> When running ffmpeg on Debian (main), where these Nvidia blobs
>> are not present and not needed (because nouveau is used as driver),
>> no component of the operating system, major or not,
>> has been distributed with Nvidia's blobs, so the system library
>> exception does not apply.
>> I'm not sure about the situation for Windows.
> For reference Windows automatically supplies nvidia driver binaries and
> keeps them upto date via Windows Update. These drivers are often not as
> upto date as the ones supplied directly by nvidia but as far as the system
> library debate goes they are still provided by the OS as standard.

Based on that one can probably argue that these are system libraries
on Windows.

Best regards,

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