[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Fix for crashes in several modules when running VLC on osx 10.6
david.fuhrmann at gmail.com
Sun Oct 27 20:46:49 CET 2013
Am 27.10.2013 um 19:10 schrieb Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org>:
> On 27 Oct, David Fuhrmann wrote :
>>> But in general, the toolchain must be configured with the *oldest* supported OS
>>> version to provide binary compatiblity. At least, that is how it works on
>>> Windows (through _WIN32_WINNT) and on all ELF-based platforms (through custom
>>> build roots).
>> Mac OS officially supports building on newer versions with newer osx SDKs, by giving a minimal version for osx which is supported at runtime.
> This is partially true. The flags are mostly for Obj-C runtime, not
> really for C/C++ headers.
AFAIK they are also minimum compatibility versions for C libraries which are checked at runtime.
Currently I am facing the question why the own implementation in compat seems to be used on Linux and Mac at all? Are the versions of the standard runtime libraries not compatible enough?
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