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Re: Bug#603194: libogg0: libogg is not built with -fPIC

On Fre, 2010-11-12 at 20:06 +1030, Ron wrote: 
> On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 10:38:52AM +0300, Vladimir Berezenko wrote:
> > Sorry that I've made my bug-report so messy. But I really have a bug.
> > I'm running debian on a powermac G5 quad with more than 4Gb of RAM.
> > Seems that this error is not affecting my G4 Pegasos2 with 1Gb.
> > AFAIK the ogg libs are built without PIC, because there are plenty of
> > R_PPC_REL24 in libogg.so. This leads to such an errors:
> > "R_PPC_REL24 relocation at 0x0fae21d4 for symbol `memset' out of range"
> > in some heavy applications built myself (e.x. in HandBrake or avidemux).
> > After rebuilding all the ogg stuff using the debian diffs and with
> > enabled --with-pic all R_PPC_RELNN are changed to R_PPC_RELATIVE and
> > everything started to build and work ok.
> And this is with the current packages from Debian squeeze?
> The build logs I can see show they were built with -fPIC
> I've forwarded this to the powerpc porters list, in case they can
> shed some light on any real issue with G5 machines.
> The only thing that makes any sense to me at all so far would be
> that the packages you are using were built with a broken libtool
> or toolchain.

I'm not seeing any R_PPC_REL24 in the output of

objdump -R /usr/lib/libogg.so.0

with libogg0 1.2.0~dfsg-1 installed.

> But I'm not seeing how they would have got that way or why nobody else
> would have run into this already unless it's some local corruption on
> your machine.

That seems most likely at this point, otherwise please provide more
information Vladimir.

Earthling Michel Dänzer           |                http://www.vmware.com
Libre software enthusiast         |          Debian, X and DRI developer

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