Subject: Re: swfdec updated to 0.5.1
To: Guillaume Lasmayous <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <abs@NetBSD.org>
Date: 08/16/2007 16:52:32
On Thu, 16 Aug 2007, Guillaume Lasmayous wrote:
> You're right.
> I managed to _compile_ ffmpeg-snapshot from yesterday without any patches.
> I'm still checking if everything is working correctly, and if patches are
> still required.
> The problem with updating ffmpeg is that there is no "formal"
> release...:"New, official "releases" are few and far between. In short, if
> you want to work with FFmpeg, you are advised to go along with SVN
> development rather than relying on formal releases. "
> So I'm wondering what is the best approach to take advantage of the new
> features of ffmpeg ?
> Maybe I should try to package swfdec without ffmpeg support, while there no
> other official ffmpeg releases.
On option would be to update wip/ffmpeg-devel to a known recent
working snapshot and depend on that instead...
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