pwcbsd patch for mpeg4ip does not like todays x264
mezz7 at cox.net
Tue Jun 5 13:52:48 UTC 2007
On Mon, 04 Jun 2007 18:10:12 -0500, Heiko Recktenwald <uzs106 at uni-bonn.de>
> Dear Jeremy, I did misunderstood Thomas question. I dont know if it is
> possible to add the patch to the mpeg4ip port. I am not the author of
> that patch and I dont know his licence. Nor do I know whether this is
> usefull. Never compiled mpeg4ip with this patch without pwcbsd. IMHO
> there are people who work on video4linux for FreeBSD in general. Maybe
> it would work with such a general API as well. Dont know exactly what
> this patch does. It will do two things: (a) enable the compiling of
> mp4live, that is usualy disabled, (b) turn on video4linux 1.0 again,
> that is still in the source, but has been replaced by video4linux 2.0
> for Linux in Ciscos release since mpeg4ip 1.3.
It's why I have asked you if you wrote this patch.
> I am just using mpeg4ip since the beginning, following the project (that
> has become rather popular on Linux at www.khm.de as a replacement for
> Apples Quicktime Broadcaster software). All I know is that is possible
> to run mp4live with multimedia/pwcbsd on FreeBSD. The author of pwcbsd
> is the author of that patch. He was at least subscribed to multimedia,
> thats where he announced the port IMHO.The patch sits with other patches
> for other programs at the URL that is mentioned in the pwcbsd Makefile:
Thanks, I will contact with him.
> If it is usefull to incorporate the patch into mpeg4ip maybe the other
> patches should be incorporated into those ports as well. The patch could
> be an option, like esound etc.
I will see after when I contact with the author of patch.
> Best, H.
> How do I apply the diff to the port? What do I write on the
> commandline? I'll check it, thanks!
# fetch http://people.freebsd.org/~mezz/diff/mpeg4ip.diff
# cd /usr/ports/multimedia
# patch -p0 < /path/to/mpeg4ip.diff
# cd mpeg4ip
# find . -type f -empty -delete ; find . -name \*.orig -delete
# make install clean
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