libtheora Beta 1 (ppc) fix

Clint Adams schizo at
Sun Oct 7 18:35:38 UTC 2007

On Sun, Oct 07, 2007 at 08:19:16PM +0200, j at wrote:
> libtheora beta 1 has a bug on Linux PPC, this is fixed in svn,
> Besides pulling the latest version from svn its possible to
> compile libtheora with "-fsigned-char".
> That won't affect e.g. x86/x86-64 (where signed chars are the default), but 
> will make the beta1 release work correctly on PPC (where unsigned is the 
> default).
> So, that would allow just changing some build-related things, rather than 
> patching the source.
> would be nice to see this in debian/unstable soon,
> have a nice day,

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