[vlc-devel] Set of configure patches

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Jan 15 01:58:04 CET 2015

Le mardi 13 janvier 2015, 21:57:21 Martell Malone a écrit :
> > So fix mingw64?
>  I actually submitteed a patch that was merged to create actual functions
> for the time functions over previous defines
> It was merged but there has been a lenghty discussion since where they have
> opted for inline
> I am not in charge of mingw-w64 so I can't change this.
> No ways we had kilometers of copy paste code like this because they abuse
> > inlines.
> Yes you have a list of 2 items like this in configure.ac asprintf and
> vasprintf.

That's already bad enough and it's insane from Mingw64. But (v)asprintf() is 
not defined by POSIX, and ergo there is no formal requirements for it to be a 

localtime_r and gmtime_r are.

So let me explain it clearly: You fix mingw64 or you use another toolchain.

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