Bug#345489: [PATCH] Add support for spc plugin in EXTRA_PLUGINS

Loïc Minier lool at dooz.org
Sun Jan 8 09:12:45 UTC 2006


On Sat, Dec 31, 2005, Josh Triplett wrote:
> The attached patch (also temporarily available at
> http://psas.pdx.edu/~josh/gstreamer along with a pre-built deb)
> implements support for the spc plugin in EXTRA_PLUGINS.  Note that after
> applying the patch, you need to re-run "./autogen.sh --noconfigure",
> since the patch fixes a bug in configure.ac which led to HAVE_CPU_I386
> and the other CPU variables not being set.  To build the SPC plugin,
> just add "spc" to EXTRA_PLUGINS in debian/rules, run "debian/rules
> maint", and then build the package.
> The preferred solution would be to always build the spc plugin, rather
> than only via EXTRA_PLUGINS; however, this patch at least makes it
> relatively easy to create a gstreamer0.8-spc deb.

 FYI, SPC received criticism that it should be built against libspc, and
 that it might be non-free, hence I didn't include it in the first
 place.  Now it is unmaintained.  It is absent from the packages that
 are acceptable in the 0.10 series.

 If you fixed configure.ac by:

 Then this might be worthwhile to send upstream, could you explain how
 it break things to call GST_DOC instead of GST_DOCBOOK_CHECK?  I
 certainly see it is wrong, but I had no problem with it until now.

 (I've reported that upstream.)

Loïc Minier <lool at dooz.org>
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