Subject: Re: audio/libmikmod AMD64 issue.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Richard Rauch <email@example.com>
Date: 09/21/2004 03:47:25
On Tue, Sep 21, 2004 at 10:45:04AM +0200, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 10:06:22PM -0500, Richard Rauch wrote:
> > It seems that libmikmod in pkgsrc is stuck at 1.2.10, but there's a
> > 1.2.11a (patch to 1.2.11). The recent patch, from June 3:
> > [...]
> > * libmikmod playback now works correcly on amd64 (type size problem)
> > [...]
> > (See the package web page.)
> > This affects, e.g., XMMS, which crashes for me on the AMD64, I think.
> > XMMS gets segfaults some ways into playing an MP3 file. XMMS seems to
> > use libmikmod for MP3 files.
> I don't think it does; it is for mod (tracker) files, and the web
> page claims:
I didn't see that part of the page. Sorry.
I looked at the pkgsrc dependencies XMMS had and, I confess, took
a guess at which one gave MP3 support---coupled with the crashes
I saw and the bugglet referred to on the libmikmod page. (^&
> I updated the libmikmod package.
Thanks. I'll see if by some chance that cures my problems
with XMMS anyway.
"I probably don't know what I'm talking about." http://www.olib.org/~rkr/