[MPlayer-users] compiling MPlayer from CVS srouce

Dominik Mierzejewski dominik at rangers.eu.org
Sat Sep 7 01:05:02 CEST 2002

On Friday, 06 September 2002, jjgpg at cet.com wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Hello all,
> This is what I get when i try to complie the source from the CVS. I got it
> off the CVS about a two days ago.
> Here is what I'm getting(this is the error its stoping on)
> make -C liba52
> make[1]: Entering directory `/mnt/mplayer/liba52'
> gcc -c  -O4 -march=k6 -mcpu=k6 -pipe -ffast-math -fomit-frame-pointer -D_REENTRANT -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64  -o imdct.o imdct.c
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/mnt/mplayer/liba52'
> {standard input}: Assembler messages:
> {standard input}:5612: Error: no such 386 instruction: `pswapd'
> {standard input}:5632: Error: no such 386 instruction: `pswapd'
> {standard input}:9766: Error: no such 386 instruction: `pswapd'
> make[1]: *** [imdct.o] Error 1
> make: *** [liba52/liba52.a] Error 2
> Sorry for it being so long, but Thats what I'm getting.
> Any help you be great.

Upgrade binutils.

> If you need any more info, let me know.
> Jeremiah
> system:
> slackwre 7.1
> kernel 2.4.18
> glib 2.2
> gcc 3.0.2

And use some decent gcc, i.e. 2.95.4 or >=3.1.

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