[mythtv-users] gentoo cvs - postProcess_MMX error

Jeff Simpson llcooljeff at gmail.com
Tue Mar 22 05:12:53 UTC 2005


got it to work!

if anyone needs the edited ebuild let me know. I'd post it to
bugs.gentoo, but I don't know if the problem is just me or not

 - Jeff


On Mon, 21 Mar 2005 21:48:50 -0500, Jeff Simpson <llcooljeff at gmail.com> wrote:
> but alas - fixing the ebuild is not as easy as fixing that particular
> section of the manual compile.... gah
> 
> does anyone know why there is no 0.17 ebuild for myth? And why there
> is only version "5" listed (what is version "5"?)
> 
>  - Jeff
> 
> 
> On Mon, 21 Mar 2005 19:45:17 -0500, Jeff Simpson <llcooljeff at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Removing -fPIC seems to have done it. Thanks!
> >
> >
> > On Mon, 21 Mar 2005 19:14:50 -0500 (EST), Daniel Thor Kristjansson
> > <danielk at mrl.nyu.edu> wrote:
> > > On Mon, 21 Mar 2005, Jeff Simpson wrote:
> > >
> > > ]I just realized what my problem was with emerging the cvs ebuilds for
> > > ]myth - I had old header files installed in both /usr/include and
> > > ]/usr/local/include. I deleted both of them and I'm trying to emerge
> > > ]the cvs build again, but I have a while new problem:
> > > ]
> > > ]In file included from libpostproc/postprocess.c:645:
> > > ]libpostproc/postprocess_template.c: In function `postProcess_MMX':
> > > ]libpostproc/postprocess_template.c:3198: error: can't find a register
> > > ]in class `GENERAL_REGS' while reloading `asm'
> > > ]
> > > ]any ideas? Thanks!
> > >
> > > Try compiling libpostproc/postprocess.c with different flags,
> > > go to the libs/libavcodec directory, copy the compile line that fails
> > > and change the flags. Suggestions include, change -O3, to -Os, -O2, -O1,
> > > etc, try adding -fomit-frame-pointer, and if neither of those work
> > > try removing the -fPIC flag. Please report the problem to the ebuild
> > > maintainer as well.
> > >
> > > This happens because gcc has changed their register allocation code, and
> > > in some cases the new code fails where the old register allocation code
> > > worked. I don't think this problem effects a straight 0.17 compile so
> > > maybe the ebuild is futzing with the flags?
> > >
> > > -- Daniel
> > >
> >
> > --
> > email me if you want a gmail invite, I have some invites
> >
> 
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