[vlc-devel] [PATCH] configure: only enable the DShow access module if it can be compiled

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Fri Jul 7 19:04:02 CEST 2017

Le keskiviikkona 5. heinäkuuta 2017, 8.28.20 EEST Steve Lhomme a écrit :
> On Tue, Jul 4, 2017 at 7:03 PM, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net> wrote:
> > Le tiistaina 4. heinäkuuta 2017, 18.24.23 EEST Steve Lhomme a écrit :
> >> Old Ubuntu mingw don't have this header
> > 
> > Do we really want to help people make "broken" VLC builds?
> How is that broken ?

It´s a trade-off between supporting old build systems and supporting features.

It wouldn´t be the first time that somebody accidentally loses a needed 
feature due to configure checks.

(I don´t really care for or against this patch.)


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