Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> William Hughes wrote:
>> Wouldn't you know it. No problems until you post then
>> wham! a core dump when I tried to load a large shapefile
>> (no problems with smaller shapefiles). This particular file
>> seems to give a lot of OpenEV setups problems.
>> One exception was the OpenEV in FW-Tools-1.1.3.
>> When I used the libGL from that (I also needed
>> a libvga), the build worked fine. It looks like an
>> earlier version of Mesa (what does FW-Tools build
>> with?) will work, even with a later glib.
> FWTools uses a rather antique Mesa and possible a glu from another source
> (SGI?) - I can't recall. It is one of those parts I haven't actually
> for several years, I just use the old DLLs.
I.e old .so's in *ix case. Well 5.1 is from December 2003, and it
looks like FWTools is using something even older.
Still that is one possible approach, don't bother
rebuilding Mesa, just grab the needed libraries from some other
source (an older EV build, or FWTools).
- William Hughes