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Old 01-05-2005, 05:24 AM   #1
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I want to install pymedia an a debian linux with 2.4 kernel. But I always get this error:

building '' extension
gcc -pthread -fno-strict-aliasing -DNDEBUG -g -O3 -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -DBUILD_NUM=1926 -DPATH_DEV_DSP="/dev/dsp" -DPATH_DEV_MIXER="/dev/mixer" -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -DACCEL_DETECT=1 -DHAVE_MMX=1 -DHAVE_LINUX_DVD_STRUCT=1 -DDVD_STRUCT_IN_LINUX_CDROM_H=1 -DCONFIG_VORBIS -DCONFIG_VORBIS -DCONFIG_FAAD -DCONFIG_MP3LAME -DCONFIG_VORBIS -DHAVE_AV_CONFIG_H -DUDF_CACHE=1 -INone -INone -INone -I/usr/local/include/lame -INone -Iaudio/ -I/usr/local/include/python2.3 -c audio/libavcodec/faad.c -o build/temp.linux-i686-2.3/audio/libavcodec/faad.o
audio/libavcodec/faad.c: In function `faac_decode_frame':
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:111: warning: passing arg 3 of pointer to function makes pointer from integer without a cast
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:111: warning: passing arg 4 of pointer to function from incompatible pointer type
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:111: too many arguments to function
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:110: warning: unused variable `samplerate'
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:119: too many arguments to function
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:133: structure has no member named `samplerate'
audio/libavcodec/faad.c:105: warning: `out' might be used uninitialized in this function
error: command 'gcc' failed with exit status 1

I need some help from all the super linux users ;-)

Thx a linux user from switzerland
Old 01-05-2005, 06:45 AM   #2
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according to the header file faad.c includes, the function the compiler is bailing on (FaacDecDecode) only takes 3 arguments but is passed 4 in the code. The source code states that faad support is unfinished but it does play something. try building without faad support if the file will let you.


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