[MPlayer-cvslog] CVS: main configure,1.1197,1.1198

Ivan Kalvachev ikalvachev at gmail.com
Sat May 13 17:53:16 CEST 2006

2006/5/13, Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de>:
> On Sat, May 13, 2006 at 06:31:11PM +0300, Ivan Kalvachev wrote:
> > 2006/5/13, Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de>:
> > >
> > >There are about 150 --enable parameters.  You want to change the
> > >semantics of one of them.  If this is not a hack, then we will have to
> > >find another word for it.  Whatever you wish to call it, it is not
> > >acceptable.
> >
> > I still don't understand why it is not acceptable. Because it doesn't
> > "look" like the others?
> No, because the semantics are different.  150 --enable parameters work
> one way, 1 works different from the others.

I don't get this thing with the semantics. What is the semantics? And
why is it so important? So important that you have to break code and
then hack code around to preserve it.

It's just looks like non-sense to me.

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