[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] Win32: Do not ship libgcc*dll

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Tue Apr 16 21:54:35 CEST 2013

On 16 Apr, Edward Wang wrote :
> On 13-04-16 03:49 PM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> wrote:
> >On 16 Apr, Edward Wang wrote :
> >>>On 13-04-16 03:30 PM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf<jb at videolan.org>  wrote:
> >>>> >We never did
> >>>Maybe with your toolchain, but certainly with my toolchain it would
> >You mean the toolchain I use to build the official versions for Windows
> >since 0.8.6d ?
> >
> >And sorry, no, but deleting a .dll and a .dll.a from a Debian install
> >does not seem too hard for me.
> Why on Earth would you need libgcc*dll for a Linux install? This was
> always win32-only, and only if your toolchain needs it (which some
> toolchains need).

Then if you do not need libgcc*dll on your linux, why do you need to
ship it? Seriously, you make absolutely no sense.

Best regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
http://www.jbkempf.com/ - +33 672 704 734
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