[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] build: disable iconv by default.

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Sun Mar 3 23:45:06 CET 2013

On Sun, Mar 03, 2013 at 10:49:22PM +0100, Clément Bœsch wrote:
> It seems to break a lot on MacOS because of a mixup between multiple
> iconv libraries. The issue is that the configure check link with no
> particular library path (so it uses /usr/lib/libiconv.dylib where all
> the symbols are defined). OTOH, the final build might link with extra
> library paths, such as the ports lib directory (typically you get
> -L/opt/local/lib because of an extra library such as SDL). Whatever this
> option position (before or after -liconv), it will try to link with
> /opt/local/lib/libiconv.dylib, and the issue is that this version has
> the same symbols as the ones in /usr/lib/libiconv.dylib except that they
> all start with 'lib' (libiconv_open, libiconv_close, ...). I don't plan
> to try to workaround this mess, so any better solution is welcome.
> ---
>  configure | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)


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