[vlc-devel] [PATCH] hxxx: move the common H26x NAL parsing code in a common static library

Steve Lhomme robux4 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 17 08:34:40 CET 2017

On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 8:44 PM, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net> wrote:
> TBH, I don't really see the point of all these changes. If the library is static, then the code is still duplicated in the final output binary. And C code is not that slow to compile - unlike C++. In fact, if LTO is enabled, this saves almost nothing at all, since compilation is done in linker phase.

The original idea is to enable static builds. Having the same file
compiled many times in the same output binary is not good.
And it helps with the compile time a parallelization a bit too. That's a bonus.

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