[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] contrib: set android specifics

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Sun Nov 27 12:05:58 CET 2011

On Sun, Nov 27, 2011 at 11:11:18AM +0200, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> I really do not care about Android but I don't know where you guys are hoping 
> to go with that. Users cannot be relied on to know if their device supports 
> NEONv1, can they? Run-time detection is the only viable choice IMHO.

Users can't be trusted, indeed. But the market allows to point to the
right .apk

> > +ifdef HAVE_ANDROID
> > +CC :=  $(HOST)-gcc --sysroot=$(ANDROID_NDK)/platforms/android-9/arch-arm
> > +CXX := $(HOST)-g++ --sysroot=$(ANDROID_NDK)/platforms/android-9/arch-arm
> Not that I care either but this will fail miserably for non-ARM Android ports.

There is only x86 (used by Google TV) and so far, it is a major FAIL.
But, true, the point holds.

Best regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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