[blfs-dev] Libdv

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Jul 2 15:50:20 PDT 2012


Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 02, 2012 at 04:07:04PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>
>> Or we could just remove libdv.  However it is referenced in
>>
>> general/genlib/ptlib.xml:    <xref linkend="libdv"/>,
>> multimedia/videoutils/transcode.xml:    <xref linkend="libdv"/>,
>> multimedia/videoutils/mplayer.xml:      <xref linkend="libdv"/>,
>> multimedia/videoutils/vlc.xml:      <xref linkend="libdv"/>,
>> multimedia/libdriv/libquicktime.xml:      <xref linkend="libdv"/>,
>> multimedia/libdriv/gst-plugins-good.xml:      <xref linkend="libdv"/>,
>>
>>     -- Bruce
>>
>   My impression is that it allows people to play .avi files.  If that
> is right, it's not the sort of thing to drop just because the
> package is old.  Many AV libs are old, but they generally seem to
> keep building with newer toolchains.

OK, I don't see a lot of avi files, but I do see some.

   -- Bruce




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