[Bf-cycles] Cycles lib upgrade (LLVM / OIIO / OSL)

Sergey Sharybin sergey.vfx at gmail.com
Wed Jul 23 19:45:53 CEST 2014

Oki, together with Jens we found rather simple solution:

- Build "vanilla" LLVM
- Build "vanilla" OpenCollada (well, not actually need to build it, just
use previous one, it was me who needed to rebuild it)
- Do NOT pass libUTF to blender's link libraries

This worked rather smooth on linux.

On Wed, Jul 23, 2014 at 9:48 PM, Sergey Sharybin <sergey.vfx at gmail.com>

> We can't switch to LLVM-3.4 so easily, it defines some functions in the
> global context which conflicts with the Collada library:
> http://www.pasteall.org/53009
> Either Collada or LLVM (or both) are to switch to less generic naming for
> those functions, otherwise we'll make it impossible to compile blender by
> the guys who're using system libs (including platform maintainers in
> various linux distros).
> On Sun, Jul 20, 2014 at 5:33 AM, Thomas Dinges <blender at dingto.org> wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>> I would like to upgrade some libraries for Cycles.
>> * LLVM 3.4: We use different versions here atm on our platforms, so it
>> would be good to unify that and use the same on Windows, Linux and Mac.
>> * OIIO 1.4.11
>> * OSL 1.5 (currently still in RC3 phase)
>> I compiled the new OIIO and OSL on Windows x64 with msvc 2013 (still
>> against LLVM 3.2 though) tonight to test this. Compilation was easy for
>> the most part, I will submit some fixes upstream though.
>> Sergey, Jens, can you please take a look at this for Linux and Mac OS?
>> You might want to wait for the final OSL release though, which should
>> happen in a few days.
>> NOTE: The OSL API changed, so when you compile Blender with the new
>> libs, you need to apply this patch first:
>> https://developer.blender.org/D662
>> Once all platforms are upgraded I will commit this to master.
>> Thanks,
>> Thomas
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> --
> With best regards, Sergey Sharybin

With best regards, Sergey Sharybin
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