[vlc-devel] [PATCH] lua: build luac for the build, not the host

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Feb 9 09:37:55 CET 2012

On Thu, 09 Feb 2012 03:23:19 -0500, Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org>
> Le 2012-02-09 02:44, Rémi Denis-Courmont a écrit :
>> On Wed,  8 Feb 2012 19:32:24 -0500, Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org>
>> wrote:
>>> Assume gcc is the compiler
>>> Calling 'luac' without the .exe suffix works on Windows, just not in
>>> cmd.exe
>>> Tested in unix shell and Makefile
>> Just install the lua compiler on the build machine.
>> We don't have gcc in contribs (or, err tools), so why luac?
> I think it's needed since 01ec2d6e8c9347a0

And I think contrib is not meant to, has no support for, and should target
the build platform in any way.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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