[Bf-committers] [Bf-blender-cvs] SVN commit: /data/svn/bf-blender  trunk/blender/source/blender/ blenkernel/BKE_global.h: add in a check for Mingw so 4. 5 or older will error out on build.
sergey.vfx at gmail.com
Thu Apr 12 18:59:35 CEST 2012
I didn't experience any issues with libmv in my setup, only cycles gave
Ofcourse i can use another mingw to compile blender, but it's kind of crap
which i think might be avoided :S
On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 9:14 PM, Campbell Barton <ideasman42 at gmail.com>wrote:
> On blenderartist, a few users have had a hard time getting blender to
> build with mingw (after spending a lot of time on this aparently).
> So seemed reasonable to ensure mingw/cmake work out of the box - Since
> new devs (*also experienced devs*) can loose a lot of time chasing up
> cryptic error messages and its not a nice introduction to blender dev.
> We should at least attempt to give users a reasonable experience
> building blender, it really sucks when someone tells you
> PROGRAM/VERSION XYZ is known to fail when you just spent some hrs
> trying to figure out whats going on.
> - Disable known non-working configurations.
> - Disable options that fail with mingw.
> - Default CMake config should work right away.
> @Sergey, I had the same issue where GCC crashes in with version 4.5
> and works with 4.6, rather then disabling it we could make libMV give
> some error with mingw and an older GCC.
> CMake/Scons could be used to do this instead rather then #error
> however getting compiler version for both CMake and SCons isnt so
> As it turns out the linking errors I had with cycles seem spesific to
> my setup - and Im still not sure why cycles/tiff/exr fail.
> see: http://www.graphicall.org/ftp/ideasman42/mingw_4_6_err.txt
> On Fri, Apr 13, 2012 at 12:44 AM, Antony Riakiotakis <kalast at gmail.com>
> > Hi Sergey, personally I voted for 4.6 because 4.5 crashed when
> > compiling libmv due to running out of stack. For 4.6 they raised the
> > limit. As far as i know 4.6 can produce a full-featured blender
> > executable. I wasn't aware of the problems with ffmpeg but it gives me
> > no problems when linking the already presentffmpeg version here, so I
> > guess you can keep compiling the library with gcc 4.4.
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With best regards, Sergey Sharybin
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