MPlayer on MacBook

Mark Duling mark.duling at
Thu Sep 21 08:24:54 PDT 2006

I didn't look to see if it is exactly the same symptoms, but mplayer is
reported to be broken on Intel right now.  See bug.


Tim Visher <tvisher at> writes:
>Sorry that I didn't respond my earlier inquiries but school took over  
>for a bit.  Thanks!  I've got MacPorts working again and have  
>successfully installed a bunch of packages.
>Next question is why I get this error every time I try to install  
>MPlayer using "sudo port install mplayer":
>--->  Building MPlayer with target all
>Error: Target returned: shell command "cd "/opt/local/ 
>orts_multimedia_MPlayer/work/MPlayer-1.0pre8" && LD=c++ make all"  
>returned error 2
>Command output: make -C libavcodec LIBPREF=lib LIBSUF=.a
>cc -I../libvo -I../../libvo  -fno-PIC -O4 -march=pentium-m - 
>mtune=pentium-m -pipe -ffast-math -fomit-frame-pointer -mdynamic-no- 
>pic -falign-loops=16 -DSYS_DARWIN -DCONFIG_DARWIN -arch i386 - 
>isysroot /Developer/SDKs/MacOSX10.4u.sdk -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE - 
>D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -I/opt/local/include -DHAVE_AV_CONFIG_H -I.. -I/ 
>orts_multimedia_MPlayer/work/MPlayer-1.0pre8/libavutil - 
>fdct_mmx.o i386/fdct_mmx.c
>{standard input}:unknown:file contains unmatched .macro and .endmacro  
>for: FDCT_ROW_SSE2_H1it
>make[1]: *** [i386/fdct_mmx.o] Error 1
>make: *** [libavcodec/libavcodec.a] Error 2
>Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.

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