Subject: Re: Font handling in the mplayer package and enable-runtime-cpudetection (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/graphics/mplayer-share)
To: Bernd Ernesti <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/23/2002 00:59:24
On Mon, Dec 23, 2002 at 12:35:08AM +0100, Bernd Ernesti wrote:
> > > If someone could do that today, then it could be integrated in the next release
> > > candidate of mplayer.
> > 
> > Sorry, my computer doesn't have SSE2.
> Neither do mine, only SSE, and I'm not sure that testing for SSE2 is a good idea.
> I'm not familiar with sse/sse2, so i don't know if mplayer has a problem if sse2 is
> disabled and as I said: This patch is not tested.

I built mplayer from pkgsrc with this applied, with and without runtime
CPU detection, and it always said SSE was found -- looks good, then, I

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