[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH v2] lavd/decklink_common: Fix error caused by -Werror=missing-prototypes

Michael Niedermayer michael at niedermayer.cc
Sat Jun 25 21:16:32 CEST 2016

On Sat, Jun 25, 2016 at 05:29:56PM +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Michael Niedermayer <michael <at> niedermayer.cc> writes:
> > why does this happen ?
> I thought it happens because FFmpeg include third-party 
> files that do not copmile with error=missing-prototypes.

but why should they build with random "warning are error" flags ?
one cannot write headers that are guranteed to never trigger a warning
on any compiler.
and if one cannot and does not, -Werror* could not work unless it
has an exception for system / 3rd party stuff

also see:


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