[vlc-devel] [PATCHES] contrib: updated libass and dependencies

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Oct 5 11:22:16 CEST 2011


On Tue, 04 Oct 2011 23:36:43 +0200, Grigori Goronzy <greg at chown.ath.cx>
> Patch 2/6
> iconv, ported over from the old contrib system

This causes iconv to be built on Linux systems that have it. Nack.

> Patch 3/6
> gettext, same

Same problem as iconv.

> Patch 4/6
> glib 2.24.2, needed by harfbuzz for a Unicode character database. glib
> requires gettext and iconv. The contrib includes a small patch to fix
> linking of the Windows libraries. I'm using an old glib version because
> it has less build dependencies. It shouldn't really matter for the
> functionality that harfbuzz uses.

AFAIK, there was a decision not to have glib in contribs.

Notwithstanding, same problem as iconv and gettext.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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