basic win32 port
sam at zoy.org
Thu Apr 26 16:21:11 CEST 2001
On Thu, Apr 26, 2001, Xavier Marchesini wrote:
> Errr ... we had in mind to compile the port of the VLC with Bcc compiler
> or Visual C compiler (looks like it's an old "troll" here :)).
Yeah, an old troll indeed. :-)
> Actually, we planned to make an entire new branch of the project, ie a
> vlc-windows repository in the CVS, so we wouldn't need to put so many
> #ifdef in the code.
Well, consider the work Gildas has done, it has required no major
code additions and it already works. As for the additional #ifdefs,
there are only 21 of them, which is acceptable, and I plan to drop this
number down to about 10.
Honestly, are there any real advantages in forking the repository ?
(prepare yourself for the next episodes of our saga: why use DirectX
since SDL is already done ? why use MSVC since gcc works ?)
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