[vlc-devel] configure: check that live555 has our patches applied

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Mon Nov 28 10:01:24 CET 2011

On Sun, 27 Nov 2011 23:13:16 -0800, Ross Finlayson <finlayson at live555.com>
>> FYI, I've recently been discussing this issue with Rémi and Rafaël. 
>> bottom line is that I'll be shortly be updating the LIVE555 code to
>> address the issues that necessitated the VLC LIVE555 patches.  (In some
>> cases, the actual changes will be somewhat different, to ensure that
>> code remains portable to some systems beyond those supported by VLC.) 
>> But the goal is to eliminate the need for separate LIVE555 patches in
>> VLC codebase; this should make everyone's life (especially VLC
>> developers) easier.
> FYI, I've recently been working on this.  The latest version
> of the LIVE555 code should now eliminate the need for the VLC LIVE555
> patches.  If you have any additional issues with the code, let me know. 

gethostbyname() seems to be still in NetAddress.cpp.

Otherwise, it seems good to me. Thanks.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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