[theora-dev] Blog post about Theora and MSVC assembly
giles at xiph.org
Fri Dec 21 14:50:03 PST 2007
On Fri, Dec 21, 2007 at 11:10:13PM +0100, Nils Pipenbrinck wrote:
> I just had a view at the new trunk and it seems that noone has
> volunteered to do the porting job yet. I'm a old assembly low-level guy
> and I do most of my work on the windows OS, so I'm able to do the job in
> However, I don't like the idea to write that much specialcase code just
> for a single compiler. This is even worse than branching since you can't
> simply merge two different compiler extensions back to a unified codebase.
This is certainly an annoying point, but I'm not sure how making
everyone use a different assembler is better. It still doesn't
build out of the box under Visual Studio.
But, this is open source, you can always lead by example. :)
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