[gst-devel] Opinions on bug 113748

David Schleef ds at schleef.org
Mon Jun 30 12:58:05 CEST 2003

On Mon, Jun 30, 2003 at 06:42:35PM +0200, Magnus Bergman wrote:
> 2: This is a bug in the application (A) and should be fixed in
> this application. This means calling dlopen() without the RTDL_GLOBAL
> when loading plugins is a bug. In this case I will file a bug
> report to the application maintainers.

I don't believe it's a bug in the application, since I've argued
for a way to disable RTDL_GLOBAL in g_module.

> 3: It is not a bug at all, it's just not meant to work. In this
> case I will use some warkaround, using LD_PRELOAD or modify gstreamer.

Yep.  The final solution may not be as easy as what I suggested in
the bug report, but I think it's the best solution, given that
GStreamer and the application have differing notions on how to
load modules.


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