GStreamer broken?

Jeremy Messenger mezz7 at
Mon Oct 11 12:36:38 PDT 2004

On Thu, 7 Oct 2004 14:05:01 -0400, Michael Johnson <ahze at> wrote:

> On Oct 7, 2004, at 3:19 AM, Jeremy Messenger wrote:
>> On Thu, 7 Oct 2004 01:24:10 -0400, Michael Johnson <ahze at>  
>> wrote:
>>> On Oct 6, 2004, at 11:53 PM, Jeremy Messenger wrote:
>>>> On Wed, 6 Oct 2004 23:07:00 -0400, Michael Johnson <ahze at>  
>>>> wrote:
>>>>> Try building with -O2
>>>>> That works for me and I have CPUTYPE=athlon-xp
>>>>> I am curious if this works for other people also?
>>>> Umm, insteresting... -O2 does fix my problem as well. Nice find!
>>>> Cheers,
>>>> Mezz
>>> What CPUTYPE did you build with?
>> Same as your, I have AthlonXP 3200+ Barton here. Maybe,  
>> gstreamer-plugins required some missing option that what -O2 has isn't  
>> in -O that hurts itself? I am thinking about find missing GCC  
>> option(s), then put it in as default to avoid collect many reports in  
>> future. Is it good idea?
>> Cheers,
>> Mezz
> I noticed something now, I was reinstalling gstreamer-plugins with -O2  
> from -O with FORCE_PKG_REGISTER=yes and I kept running gst-register  
> manually
> to see if it was just one plugin, and it seems (with further testing)  
> that it is gst/modplug that needs to be built with -O2, everything else  
> seems to work great with -O

Yep, same here.

> Try building and installing gstreamer-plugins with -O then rebuild  
> gst/modplug with -O2 and make install it then run gst-register and see  
> if that works for you.
>   (you'll have to manually edit the Makefile in gst/modplug and  
> gst/modplug/libmodplug)
> Also yeah, I think its a good idea to find out which flag from -O2 is  
> needed for this to work right =)

I haven't compare -O and -O2 yet, but I am planning to do this week. If I  
find which flag(s) that help gstreamer then I will ask maintainer and team  
if they agree with me to add the flag(s). It will be even better if  
someone can report to gstreamer's bugzilla.


> Cheers,
> Michael
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