Re: sparc32 and sparc64-only packages
Jurij Smakov wrote:
> Recently I've been investigating the xine-lib build failure on sparc. It
> turned out that failure occured due to libavcodec, shipped as a part of
> xine-lib, using the sparc64-specific assembler instructions in
> some routines (without providing any generic arch-independent replacement
> for them). So, the simplest solution is to add something like
> -mcpu=ultrasparc, which fixes the build failure, but renders xine-lib
> unusable on sparc32 machine. It turns out that there are at least a few
> binaries already in the archive (like binaries built from ffmpeg and
> mpeg2dec source packages) which uses -mcpu=ultrasparc. Those will not work
> on sparc32 either.
It happens that I approached upstream with this issue today, but without
I also tried building with the configure flag --disable-vis, but the
same FTBFS occured.