[vlc-devel] Needed: clever people :D

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Tue Sep 2 09:21:06 CEST 2008

On Tue, 2 Sep 2008 00:03:20 -0700, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org>
>   After spending a lot of time on the dvdread/win32 specific issue, I
>   have tried many stuffs, and by mistake, one that worked was the
>   compilation of dvdread plugin on Cygwin.
>   Same code, same libraries, using mingw32 on linux makes it explode...
>   I have no idea, what it can be and what in mingw32-gcc4 could have
>   changed it in any way...
>   Any good explanations are welcome.

Looks like differing optimizations level. dvdread might be doing some
illegal stuff that breaks with heavy optims (we had this problem with the
WxWidgets plugin...). Is Cygwin using the same GCC version?

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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