On Thursday, 16 February 2012 at 20:54, Joseph D. Wagner wrote:
On Thu, 16 Feb 2012 09:04:14 -0600, Richard Shaw wrote:
Additionally, the default build uses static libraries, and using
libraries appears broken (at least when I tried it). I asked the
mailing list for help. I was told flat out that using shared libraries
wasn't supported "here" (the mailing list). I was able to get it to
using static libraries, but not in a manner that would pass the sort of
quality control you would want in a RPM package; even if I did, it
still be using static libraries.
Fortunately, the current main developer understands the requirements
of the distributions and there is better support for building against
This is why I was hoping to leverage the experience of the previous
The only options I see are to 1) continue my painful dissection
2) switch to something else and abandon mplayer.
Any thoughts on this?
I'll look at it and get back to you.
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