[vlc-devel] live-getaddrinfo.patch fails

Dominique Leuenberger dominique at leuenberger.net
Wed Nov 16 22:18:13 CET 2011

On Wed, 2011-11-16 at 23:11 +0200, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote: 
> Le mercredi 16 novembre 2011 23:02:26 Shane Phelan, vous avez écrit :
> > I was just trying to build the latest 1.2 VLC  code and the
> > live-getaddrinfo.patch fails to apply. (Hunk #1 FAILED at 83)  The other 4
> > patches in the contrib/src/live555 work just fine.  So, this makes my
> > configuration fail.  Suggestions?
> Upstream live555 does not version its releases, so our build system breaks 
> every so often when a new release is made. There is no sane way for us to 
> avoid this problem. Live with it (no pun intended).
> Suggestion: fix the problem yourself, or wait for someone else to do it.

They do carry a version in their .hh files.


But yeah.. the link to live-latest.tar.bz2 does make it tricky.


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