[FFmpeg-devel] [FFmpeg-cvslog] Merge commit '7cb1d9e2dbbe5bf4652be5d78cdd68e956fa3d63'
Carl Eugen Hoyos
ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Fri Oct 13 01:19:29 EEST 2017
2017-10-13 0:12 GMT+02:00 James Almer <jamrial at gmail.com>:
> On 10/12/2017 6:50 PM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>> 2017-10-12 23:45 GMT+02:00 James Almer <jamrial at gmail.com>:
>>> On 10/12/2017 6:41 PM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>>>> also video4linux is gone
>>>> config.h:#define CONFIG_V4L2_INDEV 0
>>>> and with a branch with all that reverted:
>>>> config.h:#define CONFIG_V4L2_INDEV 1
>>> v4l2 is not autodetected.
>> I tested several old versions, for the last 10 years,
>> v4l2 indev was auto-detected.
>> From tests with really old versions I know that
>> video4linux (1) was always auto-detected (or
>> Carl Eugen
> configure has the line
> --enable-libv4l2 enable libv4l2/v4l-utils [no]
> And before the commit i mentioned, it had the line
> If you check alldevices.c, there's no indev called "libv4l2_indev", only
> one called "v4l2_indev".
> Since the latter had no dependency on libv4l2, it was of course always
> enabled by default. I changed that in 734ed38931 (see ticket #6729,
> where doing that fixed a failure).
> So that indev being auto-enabled might have been a mistake all this time.
Sorry, what are you talking about?
v4l2 was added in 2006 and auto-detected ever since.
Before 2006, there was already v4l (1) which was
auto-enabled since forever afair.
There is a helper library called libv4l2 that - luckily -
is not auto-detected and shouldn't be.
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