[theora] Building Libtheora Beta 2 in Ms Visual C++ 2005 problems
pbyrne at frontier.co.uk
Tue Oct 23 02:13:57 PDT 2007
Ralph Giles wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 22, 2007 at 11:32:39AM +0100, Patrick Byrne wrote:
>> I have seen the same problem.
> Can you confirm that a VS2005 build with TH_REALLY_NO_ASSEMBLY worked
> for you? I can't reproduce the garbage yuv_buffer issue on linux, but
> if there's some problem with the MSVC build we need to fix it before
> the next beta.
Er, I am afraid not - I have had to regress to an older version of the
code, which already works with our own codebase.
I have tried to compile trunk ogg/vorbis/theora this morning, however.
 Additional include directories
..fails to include ogg headers: had to change
The page http://xiph.org/svn/ certainly seems to indicate that the
directory should be 'ogg', so either it is wrong or the vcproj.
 Additional Library directories
same problem, 'libogg' -> 'ogg'
 Static build files out of date.
build_theora_static_debug.bat, build_theora_static.bat and
theora_static.dsp appear to be appropriate only for Visual Studio 6.
 Static build dsp converts to vcproj but doesn't build
With error "1>c:\xiph\theora\lib\enc\x86_32_vs\dsp_mmx.c(20) : fatal
error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'codec_internal.h': No such file
'size_t' is also not defined, and this causes a compile error in ogg.h,
and a knockon error later in the same header file in the declaration for
...why on earth do the comments at the top of dct_mmc.c start ";//" ? It
I hope this is of some help. If someone can advise on fixes (and I have
permission), I would be happy to spend a little time testing and
checking in proposed fixes for these problems.
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