[packman] Multimedia:kodi broken by ffmpeg 3.4

Andrei Dziahel develop7 at develop7.info
Mon Nov 20 08:12:54 CET 2017

Ya, that's from recent log, wasn't the case before. Which is only
adding the confusion.

https://code.videolan.org/videolan/libdvdcss/commits/master doesn't
look like it has https://github.com/xbmc/libdvdcss/commits/master

2017-11-20 8:32 GMT+03:00 Dave Plater <davejplater at gmail.com>:
> Configure fails to run gcc during a native build of libdvdcss. You
> don't need a local build of libdvdcss.
> Dave
> On 11/19/17, Andrei Dziahel <develop7 at develop7.info> wrote:
>> OK, so the build has been failed
>> (https://pmbs.links2linux.de/package/live_build_log/home:develop7:branches:Multimedia/kodi/openSUSE_Tumbleweed/x86_64)
>> executing `ar crs audioengine.a AEFactory.o AESinkFactory.o…`. My
>> local build has been failed on `ar crs guilib.a DDSImage.o …`.
>> Increasing `ar` verbosity by setting `ARFLAGS=crsv` did work but
>> didn't help as the build failed on `ar crsv guilib.a…` again. I've
>> also found that ar actually did build that file, it just returned
>> non-zero code. I've tried to run failing command in buildroot dir
>> following way `ar crsv ~/tmp/guilib.a …` and it succeeds with non-zero
>> code, producing a file with only difference from previous one is the
>> timestamp in the header.
>> I need help, this is very confusing.
>> Thank you in advance.
>> 2017-11-19 21:18 GMT+03:00 Andrei Dziahel <develop7 at develop7.info>:
>>> I apologize, I should've mention explicitly (despite the log file
>>> states it though) these installations were in fact Tumbleweed.
>>> True, Kodi devs are wrong indeed, yet for end user it's the ffmpeg
>>> upgrade what broke the functionality. What's worse, there were, like,
>>> zero warning signs.
>>> Anyway; the Kodi's ffmpeg fork seems to be a way to go. Here's my
>>> initial attempt to do it —
>>> https://pmbs.links2linux.de/package/show/home:develop7:branches:Multimedia/kodi.
>>> It fails to build locally, maybe it'll succeed in PMBS. Regardless,
>>> any input here will be greatly appreciated.
>>> Thank you in advance.
>>> 2017-11-19 15:51 GMT+03:00 Dave Plater <davejplater at gmail.com>:
>>>> There's Essentials/A_42.3-ffmpeg, only builds for Leap:42.3 ATM.
>>>> Contains ffmpeg-3.3.4 but some major reworking is needed for kodi to
>>>> build against it.
>>>> The breakage is usually caused by developers not following ffmpeg rules.
>>>> Dave
>>>> On 11/19/17, Andrei Dziahel <develop7 at develop7.info> wrote:
>>>>> Hi list,
>>>>> It seems I'm affected (2 installations, actually) by
>>>>> https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/56065, which results in Kodi being
>>>>> unable to play video (see ffmpeg errors at
>>>>> http://paste.opensuse.org/21bc2ea5 starting L558). Is there any way to
>>>>> rebuild it with previous ffmpeg, or embedded ffmpeg, or whatever?
>>>>> UPD: Oh, I see, we seem to have no ffmpeg < 3.4 headers whatsoever.
>>>>> All right, since updating ffmpeg introduces so much breakage, can we
>>>>> possibly make it, I don't know, a multiversion package?
>>>>> Thank you in advance.
>>>>> --
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Andrei Dziahel
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>>> Regards,
>>> Andrei Dziahel
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Andrei Dziahel

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