I am compiling opal and during linking with -lvfw32 I receive the error vfw32 library not found. I see that there is a library called -lmsvfw32.a and when I use a symbolic link from libvfw32.a to libmsvfw32.a, opal linking works.
This error does not appear with mingw32. Also, I am pretty sure that the same code compiled with mingw-w64 2-3 months ago, when I used 1.0+20101003 probably. Now I use 1.0+20110523. I use debian. I imagine this was done on purpose, but I do not understand why.
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