[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] contrib: add portaudio

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Mon Nov 7 15:19:50 CET 2011

On Mon, Nov 07, 2011 at 09:17:05AM -0500, Rafaël Carré wrote :
> We distribute it on win32 builds.

As far as I know, we don't in 1.2.

> j-b? Why is that needed anyway, can we remove it from contrib completely?

I have people telling me that the only way to output audio for them is
to use it on WIndows. This is weird.

I don't think this is needed, but I don't see why removing it now, while
it shouldn't be defaulted to on, IMVHO.

> > Why is it enabled on other platforms (Linux,
> > Windows...) that clearly do not need it?
> to raise attention about the usefulness of portaudio (and it worked!)

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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