[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] fluidsynth: require version 1.1.x

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Wed Feb 1 21:55:58 CET 2012

On Wed, Feb 01, 2012 at 10:49:20PM +0200, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> Le mercredi 1 février 2012 22:34:04 Jean-Baptiste Kempf, vous avez écrit :
> > For me, under Win32 (the annoying one, because of glib), it uses a lot
> > of memory (80MB for a 30MB font), but those are stable during the song,
> > and not leaked, but regained at the end of the playback.
> Fluidsynth loads the sound font and fails to unload it at the end in 1.0.9. Of 

Well, in 2.0.0-rc1, under Win32, it unloads it at the end and goes back
to the normal 10MB of RAM used.

> Even upstream says 1.0.8 and 1.0.9 were horrendously bugged.

Ok. But we say VLC is buggy all the time :) And yet we still get a lot
of users.

> And anyway, it lacks functions that VLC uses.

Ok. Fine for me. It is a bit too bad for Win32 users, but well...

Best regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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