Subject: Re: Font handling in the mplayer package and enable-runtime-cpudetection (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/graphics/mplayer-share)
To: None <>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/23/2002 01:56:20
On Mon, Dec 23, 2002 at 12:59:24AM +0100, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> 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
> guess.

Good, I also tried it now and it seems to work. Arpi commited the patch so it
should be in the next pre release. Now he only needs to apply the vcd patch
from our pkgsrc tree, which nobody bothered to send to the mplayer developers
and I just noticed that while catching up with mails.