[vlc-devel] [PATCH 2/3] contrib: Put the contrib in $host/$distro instead of just $host. This allows building for a same target with different distro type. (eg iPhone Simulator)

Jean-Paul Saman jpsaman at gmail.com
Wed Oct 6 09:41:21 CEST 2010

On Fri, Oct 1, 2010 at 8:04 PM, Pierre d'Herbemont <pdherbemont at free.fr> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 1, 2010 at 4:11 PM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> wrote:
>> On Sat, Sep 25, 2010 at 11:51:09PM +0200, Pierre d'Herbemont wrote :
>>> -      CONTRIB_DIR="${topdir}/extras/contrib/hosts/${host}"
>>> +      CONTRIB_DIR="${topdir}/extras/contrib/hosts/${host}/default_distro"
>> I am not at ease with "default_distro", I have to say.
> Do you have a suggestion to throw in? This is referring to the $distro
> in bootstrap, value that refers itself to Distribution/blah.mk.

Maybe the contribs compile and build result should be done in a
builddir instead of in the source tree. You then can have a contrib
build for any combination you need. Eg:




What do you think?

Kind regards,
Jean-Paul Saman.

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