[Buildroot] [PATCH] Add xorg support and upgrade for mp3 issue.
s.neumann at raumfeld.com
Fri Aug 27 10:14:47 UTC 2010
On Sun, 2010-08-22 at 12:57 +0200, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> Hello Massimiliano,
> Thanks for reworking the patch with Git. I have a couple of comments,
> though. First, does the X.org support needs to be part of the same
> patch as the version bump ? In other words, shouldn't this be split in
> several smaller patches (one to bump the versions, one to add X.org
> support) ?
Also there should be some caution when upgrading gstreamer to the latest
version. Starting with gstreamer 0.10.30, gstreamer is making the
transition from liboil to liborc. Here's a snippet from the GStreamer
Base Plug-ins 0.10.30 release notes:
Use Orc (Optimized Inner Loops Runtime Compiler) for SIMD and
other optimisations, and remove liboil dependency. The main goal
for this release was to make the transition from liboil to
liborc. Performance improvements should not be expected and will
be the focus of future versions. liborc is an optional
dependency for the time being, to make it possible to test and
develop the very latest GStreamer versions on systems that don't
have orc yet. However, without orc slow unoptimised backup code
will be used for many performance critical code paths.
Distributors are urged to package and ship the latest version of
liborc and compile GStreamer modules with --enable-orc. Please
do not distribute GStreamer packages that are not orc enabled.
So I suggest that gstreamer and the gst plug-ins are only updated to
0.10.29 for the time being. Then liborc should be added to buildroot and
as soon as that package has landed, an update to 0.10.30 can be
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