[vlc-devel] build contribs on windows with MSYS2

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Fri Aug 8 09:09:01 CEST 2014

Hello Hannes,

On 06 Aug, Hannes Domani wrote :
> Hello

Long time no see!

> In case anyone wants to try to compile the VLC contribs on windows,
> I've here attached all the changes that I had to make for a successful build.

Of course, this is a bit too intrusive to be applied as is.
Maybe some easy part can be merged?

> I used MSYS2 with gcc-4.9.1, on a Windows XP (32bit).
> VLC is git master of last week (ae192018e27bb10ebfb569d57f11caac5ecaf63e).
> Cross-compilation for 64bit works as well.

Thanks for the report.

> For VLC itself no changes were necessary.

Good to know.

> One thing I noticed, it seems not all of the contribs are compiled with optimization enabled.
> Is this intentional, or did I miss something?

Like which?

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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