[PATCH weston] configure.ac: add support for new versions of systemd

Frederico Cadete frederico at cadete.eu
Mon Jul 13 13:03:46 PDT 2015

On Mon, Jul 13, 2015 at 8:21 PM, Quentin Glidic
<sardemff7+wayland at sardemff7.net> wrote:
> On 2015-07-13 18:07, Frederico Cadete wrote:
>> I thought of doing that, but can't think of a way to do it without
>> breaking someone's build.
>> Currently, weston enables sd-login if it finds the corresponding .pc,
>> and disables it if not. If I add a --enable-sd-login/--disable-sd-login,
>> I see two choices:
>> - Make --enable-sd-login the default. The build will fail if it does not
>>   find libsystemd. People who don't have it will have to add --disable-sd-login
>>   when calling configure.
>> - Make --disable-sd-login the default. This will silently change the
>>   builds of people who had libsystemd and expect it to come enabled.
>> I am leaning for the first option, because the breakage is louder.
>> Am I missing some way to do this better?
> See how the vaapi-recorder switch is doing it. You can force
> enable/disable and the default is to auto-detect.


I'll look it up and probably submit another patch in a few days.
This one can go in independently as far as I am concerned.

> --
> Quentin “Sardem FF7” Glidic

Frederico Cadete

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