[vlc-devel] Cross-compiling for Win32 on Ubuntu x86_64 fails
jarrad.whitaker at gmail.com
Thu Nov 6 01:38:35 CET 2014
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Well that did it - with contrib home-built, VLC itself is finishing
compiling. However, the npapi plugin is failing to find libvlc (again,
a pkgconfig error?) so Windows packaging is breaking.
Thanks for all the help, am posting here with the intention of
documenting the process for others as much as nagging for help. :)
On 06/11/14 03:18, Jarrad Whitaker wrote:
> Yes this is what I meant by HiDPI, but I figured most of my effort
> would be in getting win32 to build anyway for testing (which is
> proving true!) so I started there first. I also lack a current
> hi-dpi Linux environment to test in (though of course this can be
> mucked with easily).
> contrib is building from scratch now. Had issues with the first
> package with a dependency: PKG_CONFIG_PATH has been properly
> exported, but if I hack an echo into aribb's configure script it
> seems to be getting reset to my system's
> /usr/x86_64-w64-mingw32/lib/pkgconfig. Aribb thus fails to find
> libpng and hence build. libpng is sitting happily in the proper
> config lib dir, as are its entries in /pkgconfig. I have mucked
> around this for now by symlinking the sys directory to the one in
> vlc's contrib, but just FYI this is all with the default config and
> build instructions.
> Thanks for the speedy responses! Jarrad
> On 6 November 2014 02:49, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net>
>> Le jeudi 06 novembre 2014, 02:23:02 Jarrad Whitaker a écrit :
>>> Any help would be appreciated, once this gets building properly
>>> I want to start work on hidpi support on Win and Linux.
>> If you mean to make the GUI resolution-independent, you might as
>> well develop natively on Linux at least initially. The UI code is
>> (almost) the same as on Windows.
>> Otherwise I don't understand what you mean by "HiDPI".
>> -- Rémi Denis-Courmont http://www.remlab.net/
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