iPod and generic music player support (was: Re: [mythtv] Fwd: New
MythMusic Theme - 4 bins)
ijr at case.edu
Fri Oct 7 18:33:40 UTC 2005
On Friday 07 October 2005 01:46 pm, Derek Atkins wrote:
> Quoting Isaac Richards <ijr at case.edu>:
> > On Friday 07 October 2005 12:56 pm, Derek Atkins wrote:
> >> Quoting Isaac Richards <ijr at case.edu>:
> >> > glib kills it from being used in myth.
> >> Why?
> > Because one small additional dependency is acceptable - it may even
> > be able to
> > be included directly. glib is not small, and it's not something I want
> > myth to depend on.
> Okay.. So what's your definition of "small"? Are you talking about
> the size of the .so? the number of source files in the library?
> the size of the library source tarball? the time it takes to build
> the library? I'm just curious.
All of the above, really.
> Just for comparision, libglib.so is 500KB, libqt-mt.so is 7.1MB.
> I don't have libgpod installed so I dont know its size.
glib duplicates functionality already present in c++ and qt. I see no need to
depend on it. I don't even have it installed on my myth box.
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