[vlc-devel] [PATCH 2/4] contrib: guess the native C/C++ compiler by default if not provided at bootstrap

Steve Lhomme robux4 at ycbcr.xyz
Fri Feb 15 09:13:58 CET 2019

On 14/02/2019 18:28, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> Le torstaina 14. helmikuuta 2019, 19.19.38 EET Steve Lhomme a écrit :
>> Many GNU tools rely on these values but they don't do a good job at
>> guessing.
>> We detect the values similar to BUILDCC in the VLC configure.
>> As a bonus we can use this compiler to guess the build system rather than CC
>> which can be set to the cross compiler in a script. If the build system is
>> set then we use that first to find compiler.
> If you want this to actually work, you need to patch the Luac rules.
For now I'm just trying to fix the protoc mess. This can be expanded to 
other tools later but it's not necessary right now.

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