[arch-dev-public] Warning: x264/ffmpeg rebuilds entering [testing]

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Tue Jan 12 10:18:21 EST 2010

On 01/11/2010 01:06 PM, Ionut Biru wrote:
> On 01/10/2010 07:52 PM, Eric Bélanger wrote:
>> On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 12:13 PM, Ionut Biru<biru.ionut at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On 01/10/2010 07:04 PM, Eric Bélanger wrote:
>>>> On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 9:15 AM, Ionut Biru<biru.ionut at gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>> hi,
>>>>> just a head up to announce that it's better to wait a few days before
>>>>> updating.
>>>>> for devs, who want to rebuild mplayer, we have a lot of pending
>>>>> bugs for
>>>>> this and vdpau support is the most requested.
>>>> mplayer doesn't need to be rebuild (it's not on the list).
>>> i notice that after i sent, but i was thinking is a good opportunity
>>> to cut
>>> down those older bugs for mplayer now. if nobody wasn't to recompile,
>>> i'll
>>> do it later.
>> Sure no problem.
>>> i know there was in the past some linking problems agaisn't freetype.
>>> How
>>> does previous maintainer handle that? If i remember well ./configure
>>> had to
>>> be executed as root.
>>> --
>>> Ionut
>> So far, I've found a couple of packages on the todo list that didn't
>> need to be rebuilt (electricsheep and gegl). I've removed them from
>> the list. It might be a good idea to check if a rebuild is needed
>> before rebuilding a package to save some unnecessary work.
> the rebuild is almost over. There are two packages that haven't been
> rebuilt.
> cinelerra-cv - doesn't build with external ffmpeg, solution is to build
> with the internal one(Daniel what do you think about that?)

> moonlight - i didn't even touch on it since it doesn't build (need some
> mono stuff at build) and Daniel Isenmann said that he will move in
> extra. Maybe now is a good opportunity and upload it in testing
i'll remove it from repos when x264 is moved in extra.

The rebuilt is finish from now on, we accept bugs :D


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