Allwinner A10 : Is XBMC ported to MALI-400MP ?
(2012-08-20, 21:44)Shivansps Wrote: The #ifdef thing is a bit odd, has been a long time since i worked with C so i dont really remember, if the source code has anything new in it the md5sum has to change, thats a fact, but i dont remember what happen when ifdefs are just static false, the compiler may be ignoring them and end up with the exact same binary, but is unlikely, i think is just another lie, still it does not make sence to me... a simple "maybe later" is enoght.

#ifdef's in C, when evaluated negatively, is handled by the pre-processor. (cpp) and every line of code inside the statement is removed completely before it is sent to the compiler.

Assuming you have nothing generated automatically based on build-number, or dates, the binary produced will be identical.

Having done this mistake myself, it is not so hard to image that it could happen.

This is not *my* opinion on Allwinner and this situation though, just commenting on the #ifdef in C

ps. "sense".
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RE: Allwinner A10 : Is XBMC ported to MALI-400MP ? - by lundman - 2012-08-21, 02:58

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