[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] commit: Force avcodec to be at least?52.25.0 and avfomat 52.30.0... ( Jean-Baptiste Kempf )

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Wed Jul 21 21:41:17 CEST 2010

On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 10:35:38PM +0300, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> But in this case, you broke Sid also. I am now fine as newer FFmpeg is 
> available in experimental. In fact, I wonder why Sid has so old an FFmpeg.
Come on, I didn't realize. I couldn't possibly imagine that Sid had a
sol old FFmpeg. And I told ten times to revert.

> Obviously, increasing requirements just for the heck of being up-to-date is 
> silly. On the other hand, keeping backward compatibility hacks forever, or 
> letting users unwittingly build buggy VLC's is not good. But where do we draw 
> the line? To play devil's advocate, I would argue we should depend on Qt4.7 
> and alsa-lib 1.0.24 since they fix known VLC bugs. Nevermind that neither of 
> them are even officially released yet...
Qt4.7 \o/

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

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