[FFmpeg-devel] Build problem

Måns Rullgård mans
Wed Feb 4 10:25:46 CET 2009

Art Clarke <aclarke at xuggle.com> writes:

> Hi folks,
> I installed yasm on our Mac build boxes today, and noticed the
> following error doing x86_64 builds:
>>> ld: pointer in read-only segment not allowed in slidable image, used in dispatch_tab_sse from libavcodec/x86/fft_mmx.o
> I was wondering if people already knew why this occurs (a perusal of
> the archives suggested not).  If I don't have yasm installed or
> available on the path the build works fine.  Any thoughts or anyone
> else seeing this?

Yes, Apple is stupid as usual.  What that error message means is that
it doesn't allow relocations in read-only sections, which is utterly

M?ns Rullg?rd
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