[Bf-committers] Problems with Linux 2.28?

LarstiQ bf-committers@blender.org
Thu, 24 Jul 2003 10:53:38 +0200

On Thu, Jul 24, 2003 at 04:27:07PM +1000, Matt Ebb wrote:
> Just FYI - I don't use Linux here so I can't really shed any light on it,
> but shortly after release, I've found quite a few linux users having
> dependency problems.
> 2 people in #blenderchat have had problems where blender has been looking
> for 'smpeg' on startup, couldn't find it, and refused to start and there is
> another person here on elysiun.com (
> http://www.elysiun.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=118324#118324 ) having problems
> with Blender looking for 'libvorbisfile'. Perhaps an SDL related thing?

These dependencies snuck in through an overly fat OpenAL, rebuilding with a
minimal one.

> Thought I'd let the Linux devs know.
> On a slightly related topic, will the Linux PPC, FreeBSD and Solaris builds
> be ready any time soon? When they are built, can someone please let me know,
> so I can update the Download page.

Linux PPC is done :) As are the source tarballs.