[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Fit a DLL name longer than 8 characters to 8.3 limit on OS/2

KO Myung-Hun komh78 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 25 14:06:43 CEST 2012

Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> Le mardi 23 octobre 2012 13:37:43, KO Myung-Hun a écrit :
>> Hi/2.
>> Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
>>> Makefile.am (and Makefile.in) files cannot depend on the OS. They are
>>> shipped in the official source tarballs.
>> Would you mind explaining the reason why this can be a problem ?
> If someone tries to reproduce your OS/2 builds from the official VLC source 
> tarball, it has to work.
> With your patch, it would fail because the tarball is generated on Linux.

Ok, if so, how can I patch libtool used by vlc ?

Unfortunately, the upstream does not respond to my patches.

KO Myung-Hun

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