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

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Wed Apr 17 01:33:16 CEST 2013

On 17 Apr, Rafaël Carré wrote :
> > Moreover, let me ask the opposite: what is the benefit of shipping those
> > libraries?
> The benefit is being able to run VLC at all, and it could also help
> reduce the size of binaries since static lib content is copied into each
> module.

First, it does not:

Then, with the static version, the webplugins work, because of the dll
location issue.

Best regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
http://www.jbkempf.com/ - +33 672 704 734
Sent from my Electronic Device

More information about the vlc-devel mailing list