[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH]configure: libvmaf depends on pthreads

Nicolas George george at nsup.org
Sun Nov 26 16:05:04 EET 2017

Carl Eugen Hoyos (2017-11-26):
> The way I understand (Linux) dynamic libraries, one implies
> the other.

Yes, but not the other way around.

If a library uses threads internally but provides an interface that can
be used without threads, then it is not our problem.

If a library does not use threads but our calls to the library require
threads, then we must consider it a dependency.


  Nicolas George
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