need help testing a port on amd64

Miguel Mendez flynn at
Thu Aug 18 18:41:42 GMT 2005

On Thu, 18 Aug 2005 19:50:29 +0200
Emanuel Haupt <eh-lists-freebsd at> wrote:

> Hi,
> I made a new port (audio/xmms-nsf) and I am not sure if it needs to be
> built with -fPIC on amd64 archs.
> Could someone with an amd64 arch build the port and send me the output
> of the build?
> Without -fPIC

This one fails during the last link stage.

/usr/bin/ld: ../../src/nes/.libs/libnez.a(handler.o): relocation
R_X86_64_32S can not be used when making a shared object; recompile
with -fPIC ../../src/nes/.libs/libnez.a(handler.o): could not read
symbols: Bad value *** Error code 1

> With -fPIC

Works fine on 6.0-BETA2.

Miguel Mendez <flynn at>
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