GStreamer on freedesktop
"Marc Boris Dürner"
mduerner at gmx.net
Tue Dec 9 15:23:43 EET 2003
> And to rehash the discussion that has happened before, keeping all
> dependencies out of freedesktop just because another desktop has already
> implemented the feature will just lead to massive code duplication as
> everyone rewrites it and bugs in the implementation.
> We live in a world where the base GNOME and KDE libraries have wide
> adoption. They're going to be installed on just about every distribution
> out there.
> Glib is a utility library, most of which quite a few people think should
> be in standard libc. Linked lists, hashes and so on. Then there's the
> GObject bit, which is a nice object system, and is a bit more
> controversial but highly useful (and used by gstreamer for that reason).
Or just use stdc++. Thats at least a iso-standard (KDE and Gnome even depend
and much better reviewed and tested than that home-brewed glib punch.
+++ GMX - die erste Adresse für Mail, Message, More +++
Neu: Preissenkung für MMS und FreeMMS! http://www.gmx.net
More information about the xdg