[Buildroot] Status of "mplayer" in buildroot

Markus Heidelberg markus.heidelberg at web.de
Tue Jan 20 07:57:38 UTC 2009

Hans-Christian Egtvedt, 20.01.2009:
> On Mon, 19 Jan 2009 20:59:47 +0100
> Ulf Samuelsson <ulf.samuelsson at atmel.com> wrote:
> > 2) mplayer do not have any recent "versions".
> >    Instead you are encouraged to checkout the latest svn.
> > 
> It is just plain bad to depend on a random checkout. Perhaps we can use
> debians/ubuntus "release"?
> MPlayer v1.0rc2 + mplayer_1.0~rc2-0ubuntu17.diff.gz ?
> When I look more into it, the Ubuntu diff is just adding pulse audio
> support and various version and other doc changes.

Or a Gentoo package:

There we don't have to fear distribution specific stuff and exactly know
the version we use due to the svn revision in the filename.


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