Bug#523035: libvlccore0: VLC shuts down with "Illegal Instruction" warning opening any media

Gunther Furtado gunfurtado at gmail.com
Wed Apr 8 14:31:30 UTC 2009

2009/4/8 Reinhard Tartler <siretart at tauware.de>:
> Gunther Furtado <gunfurtado at gmail.com> writes:
>>> In ffmpeg, we solve this problem by building the libraries twice on
>>> powerpc: a generic one in /usr/lib for G3 macs, and an altivec enabled
>>> on in /usr/lib/altivec. I think we need to do the same in vlc :-(
>> Just to confirm: I have '/usr/lib/altivec' and ffmpeg on my system.
> Yes, but your system won't use it until you upgrade your CPU to a G4 ;-)

I see.  I taught that was the tweak ffmpeg was already using.


> --
> Gruesse/greetings,
> Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4


Gunther Furtado
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