[mythtv] improving mythvideo
J. Donavan Stanley
jdonavan at jdonavan.net
Thu Jun 16 13:42:14 UTC 2005
Isaac Richards wrote:
>On Thursday 16 June 2005 03:35 am, James Stembridge wrote:
>>On 6/16/05, Isaac Richards <ijr at case.edu> wrote:
>>>The issue with using xinelib is that they've got a different version
>>>libavcodec than what myth uses internally, and the symbols clash somethin
>>>fierce. Tends to make things break. =)
>>xine can be linked against an external libavcodec, have a look at the
>>--with-external-ffmpeg configure flag.
>Which would then require me to either ship xine, or require people to have
>compile their own. Don't think that'd work.
I *really* regret ever starting that MythXine playback plugin... The
proper thing to do, is to fix shortcomings in the internal playback
engine rather than to try to supplant it.
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