[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Building ffmpeg for OpenSolaris/SPARC using GCCFSS 4.2.1

Ben Taylor bentaylor.solx86
Mon Jan 5 22:08:39 CET 2009

On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 4:02 PM, Palle Lyckegaard <palle at lyckegaard.dk> wrote:
>> do you have an 'install' command in any of those other paths ?
>> if yes, discard this mail :)
> There is no 'install' command in the path specified in this thread.
> Solaris has it's 'install' command in /usr/sbin
> (http://docs.sun.com/app/docs/doc/816-5166/install-1m?a=view) and a
> (undocumented?) BSD-style install command in /usr/ucb.
>  > if not, why not appending /usr/ucb instead of
> prepending it ?
> Putting /usr/ucb at the end of the path is ok, but I would prefer an
> explicit '/usr/ucb/install' in the configure script so building ffmpeg on
> Solaris would not put any requirements on path settings.

I ended up having to do the same thing for the qemu project.
/usr/sbin/install failed badly on Solaris with qemu.

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