[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] configure: request explicitly enabled components
Carl Eugen Hoyos
ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Tue Feb 5 01:45:06 EET 2019
2019-02-03 16:24 GMT+01:00, Marton Balint <cus at passwd.hu>:
> On Sun, 3 Feb 2019, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>> 2019-01-28 2:00 GMT+01:00, Marton Balint <cus at passwd.hu>:
>>> If we enable a component but a dependant library is disabled, then the
>>> component get silently disabled. Requesting all explicitly enabled
>>> allows configure to fail and show the missing dependencies instead of
>>> our request.
>>> For example if libdav1d is not availble ./configure
>>> succeeds but the libdav1d decoder will not be enabled. After the patch
>>> configure line will fail with the following message:
>>> ERROR: libdav1d_decoder requested, but not all dependencies are
>>> Signed-off-by: Marton Balint <cus at passwd.hu>
>>> configure | 1 +
>>> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>>> diff --git a/configure b/configure
>>> index e1412352fa..1f6c6a7311 100755
>>> --- a/configure
>>> +++ b/configure
>>> @@ -3881,6 +3881,7 @@ for opt do
>>> list=$(filter "$name" $list)
>>> [ "$list" = "" ] && warn "Option $opt did not match
>>> $action $list
>>> + test $action = enable && request $list
>> I strongly suspect that this will break regression tests.
> You mean fate with different configure options?
No, I believe this would break regression tests with
--disable-everything (and an enable for a feature that
was added in the meantime and is needed to reproduce
Please print a warning like for "--enable-decoder=foo"
to fix the issue you see.
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