ffmpeg doesn't build with leopard

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Nov 6 10:41:45 PST 2007

On Nov 6, 2007, at 03:15, Niceguy wrote:

> I have similar problem, and im new to mac, I just bought it before  
> leopard
> was released.

So, wait, what, are you using Leopard or no? If yes, then you are  
probably experiencing the problem described in this thread, and in  
this ticket:


I'll add your email address to that bug's Cc list so you're informed  
of its progress.

If you're still running Tiger, then perhaps you're experiencing a  
different problem, and you should describe it to us more fully.

> What is configure.args? How do I edit it etc. so I can install  
> ffmpeg? I'm
> getting the same error :(

You're not supposed to have to edit the portfile to get it to work.  
I'll try to add a fix for Leopard as per the ticket, after which time  
you can selfupdate and try again.

> Thanks for any help
>> Thank you very much.  That does indeed work.  I just added it into  
>> the
>> configure.args as such:
>> configure.args	--prefix=${prefix} --disable-vhook \
>> 		--mandir=${prefix}/share/man \
>> 		--enable-shared --enable-pthreads --disable-mmx
>> On Oct 28, 2007, at 10:05 AM, Mark Anderson wrote:
>>> I added this to my portfile, seemed to do the trick. Seems that
>>> assembly and OSX still don't get along.
>>> configure.args-append --disable-mmx
>>> On 10/27/07, Michael Staggs wrote:
>>>> I used the following command line:   sudo port -v install ffmpeg  
>>>> +a52
>>>> +faac +faad +gpl +lame +x264 +xvid
>>>> And I get this:
>>>> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
>>>> make[1]: *** [libavcodec.51.dylib] Error 1
>>>> make: *** [lib] Error 2
>>>> Warning: the following items did not execute (for ffmpeg):
>>>> org.macports.activate org.macports.build org.macports.destroot
>>>> org.macports.install
>>>> Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.

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