[FFmpeg-devel] Hacks on FATE

Måns Rullgård mans
Tue Jul 28 20:02:08 CEST 2009

Michael Kostylev <michael.kostylev at gmail.com> writes:

>>>> x86_32 OpenBSD: cavsdsp_mmx-fPIC-friendly.diff; CFLAGS='-fPIC -DPIC'
>>>>   Does OpenBSD require PIC even for static builds?
>>> Excluding completely -static.
> Or linked with -pie.
>> Why is this?  It makes no sense.  Does the dynamic linker not support
>> text relocations at all?
> That's a great question. I only checked whether ff* and seek_test binaries
> linked with either -static or -pie work.

The configure script should now enable PIC unconditionally on OpenBSD. 
Please check if it now builds without passing special CFLAGS.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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