[FFmpeg-user] Illegal instruction while executing ffmpeg on powerpc

anshul anshul.ffmpeg at gmail.com
Wed Dec 18 08:26:01 CET 2013

On 12/18/2013 12:45 PM, Harninder Rai wrote:
> Hello Anshul,
> Further on this, I tried changing the stack size for user-mode programs (set it to unlimited) even then the same issue occurs
> Any further pointers?
> Regards
> Harry++
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Rai Harninder-B01044
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 17, 2013 9:08 PM
>> To: ffmpeg-user at ffmpeg.org
>> Cc: Burmi Naveen-B16502
>> Subject: RE: [FFmpeg-user] Illegal instruction while executing ffmpeg on
>> powerpc
>>> Hi Harry
>>> I think while executing, you don't have privilege to set the stack
>>> limit, if you are already trying with root user, then please look
>>> whether your linux support the changing the stack limit, I remember
>>> some older version of Linux were not having this option
>> Hello Anshul,
>> I am using kernel 3.8, that should support changing stack limit?
>> Is there any kernel config option or something which I should turn on?
>> Regards
>> Harry++
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Please dont top post over here, considered rude

    Please provide gdb output, seehttp://ffmpeg.org/bugreports.html

    Carl Eugen

You could try same problem in developer list, may be its problem(bug) in 

make sure that you are using git version, and check for the fate status 
for ppc, from there you can get
what are the configuration people using on ppc with ffmpeg


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