[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] build: Allow libffmpeg to be built for Chromium-based browsers

Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski dominik at greysector.net
Sat Jul 29 01:34:25 EEST 2017

On Saturday, 29 July 2017 at 00:20, Hendrik Leppkes wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 28, 2017 at 12:07 PM, James Le Cuirot <chewi at gentoo.org> wrote:
> > This Makefile snippet allows libffmpeg to be created without the help
> > of Chromium's build system. It uses the CONFIG_SHARED variable to
> > decide whether to link the FFmpeg libraries statically or
> > dynamically. In the latter case, libffmpeg is just a wrapper with no
> > symbols of its own.
> I don't think ffmpeg is the right place to maintain special makefiles
> for Chromium.

I concur. Instead, Chromium should be fixed to link against individual
FFmpeg libraries properly.

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