Op dinsdag 29 november 2005 15:04, schreef Diego 'Flameeyes' Petten=C3=B2:
> On Tuesday 29 November 2005 14:55, you wrote:
> > In my case, I'm compiling mplayer's postproc (swscaler) library as a .a
> > without -fPIC, and then building a small .so xine-eqsue wrapper that
> > includes the .a, which can be compiled with -fPIC. Does this satisfy
> > the requirements?
> No, linkage of .a non-fPIC does not work to create .so on PIC arches and
> breaks policies for Gentoo on x86, too.
> That's the very same reason why VLC uses as builtin the libraries that are
> not available as .so and the static libXv is not supported on Gentoo: nev=
> link non-PIC code in PIC libraries.
it has to be possible to fix swscaler so that it DOES compile with -fPIC,=20
either that, or it needs to disappear from xine altogether... on AMD46, i'm=
not too happy about such things...