[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] win64 packaging: distribute libstdc++-6.dll and libgcc_s_sjlj-1.dll

Rafaël Carré funman at videolan.org
Sun Nov 6 18:38:52 CET 2011

Le Sun, 6 Nov 2011 18:19:31 +0100,
Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> a écrit :

> On Sun, Nov 06, 2011 at 11:11:30AM -0500, Rafaël Carré wrote :
> > Anyway I expect libstdc++-6.dll to have a consistent ABI, just like
> > libstdc++-6.so
> Right. On windows, with the mess between all the g++ compilers

What mess? We use the same compiler for contribs and vlc anyway

> , the
> notorious issues with g++ 4.5 and 4.6

Didn't hear about it, share some info about it?

> , not to mention sljl vs dw2.

mingw-w64 doesn't support dw2

> Not to mention the different webplugins loaded in memory by a browser.

which different plugins?

> And of course, I expect you will do the support on the forum and mailing
> lists for users who don't understand what happens based on their
> configuration.

win64 builds are still in early testing phase

Rafaël Carré

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