On Wed, 30 Jan 2008 11:47:14 -0800
Grant <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > > Does anyone know of a front end for ffmpeg or any GUI in
> > > > portage that will convert .mov files to .swf?
> > > >
> > > Avidemux can convert to FLV, which is probably what you'd prefer.
> > Ok, does anything jump out at you here:
> > [ 88%] Building CXX object
> > avidemux/CMakeFiles/avidemux2_cli.dir/gui_action.o Linking CXX
> > executable
> > avidemux2_cli /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/3.4.6/../../../../x86_64-pc-linux-gnu/bin/ld: /var/tmp/portage/media-video/avidemux-2.4/work/avidemux_build/avidemux/ADM_videoFilter/libADM_videoFilter.a(ADM_vidResampleFPS.o):
> > relocation R_X86_64_32S against `a local symbol' can not be used
> > when making a shared object; recompile with -fPIC
> > /var/tmp/portage/media-video/avidemux-2.4/work/avidemux_build/avidemux/ADM_videoFilter/libADM_videoFilter.a:
> > could not read symbols: Bad value
> > collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> > make: *** [avidemux/avidemux2_cli] Error 1
> > make: *** [avidemux/CMakeFiles/avidemux2_cli.dir/all] Error 2
> > make: *** [all] Error 2
> > - Grant
> It looks like this is an -fPIC problem. In order to fix this, would I
> need to rebuild my entire system with the pic flag disabled?
> - Grant
No, the ebuild/program needs to be patched so that -fPIC is applied to
_only_ libADM_videoFilter.a, if I remember correctly of course.