[MPlayer-cvslog] r26914 - in trunk: DOCS/xml/en/video.xml Makefile drivers/Makefile

Diego Biurrun diego at biurrun.de
Wed Sep 10 18:17:03 CEST 2008

On Wed, Sep 10, 2008 at 05:35:11PM +0200, Attila Kinali wrote:
> On Wed, 28 May 2008 14:40:15 +0200 (CEST)
> diego <subversion at mplayerhq.hu> wrote:
> > Log:
> > Merge drivers/Makefile into top-level Makefile.
> Is there any sane reason to merge the drivers Makefile into the top
> level Makefile? If so, could you please elaborate it?

There is absolutely no reason to keep it separate.  If you look at the
diffs you will see that some refactoring was possible due to this

> If not, i would like to ask you to revert this change as it makes
> building the drivers a black magic that is not obvious even to the
> seasoned developer.

Just run any of

make drivers
make install-drivers
make drivers/tdfx_vid.o

depending on what you need.  How hard can that be?

And the build system will keep using a monolithic Makefile as long as I
keep maintaining it, that decision is final.


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