mingw cross compile woe

mingw-w64-i686/bin:$PATH make  -j 2

cd . && /bin/sh /Users/rdp/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/win32/mfx_dispatch_git/missing automake-1.16 –foreign

configure.ac:85: error: required file ‘./compile’ not found

configure.ac:85:   ‘automake –add-missing’ can install ‘compile’

Makefile.am:59: error: ‘libintel_gfx_api-x64.a’ is not a standard libtool library name

Makefile.am:59: did you mean ‘libintel_gfx_api-x64.la’?

Makefile.am:56: error: ‘libintel_gfx_api-x86.a’ is not a standard libtool library name

Makefile.am:56: did you mean ‘libintel_gfx_api-x86.la’?

make: *** [Makefile.in] Error 1


I think meant “collision with getting new stuff from git”




Rogers-MacBook:ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers rdp$ rm -rf ./sandbox/win32/mfx_dispatch_git/


centos woe

May 10 16:53:56 dpsprod-app14 systemd[1]: rpcbind.socket failed to listen on sockets: Address family not supported by protocol


May 10 16:51:23 dpsprod-app14 rpc.statd[35443]: Failed to register (statd, 1, tcp): svc_reg() err: RPC: Remote system error – No route to host


May 10 16:34:39 dpsprod-app14 systemd[1]: Job rpcbind.service/start failed with result ‘dependency’.

— The result is dependency.

May 10 16:49:45 dpsprod-app14 systemd[1]: Job rpc-statd.service/start failed with result ‘dependency’.

May 10 16:49:45 dpsprod-app14 polkitd[16238]: Unregistered Authentication Agent for unix-process:34710:92236 (system bus name :1.53, object path /org/freedesktop/PolicyKit1/Auth

May 10 16:49:45 dpsprod-app14 systemd[1]: Started Preprocess NFS configuration.

— Subject: Unit nfs-config.service has finished start-up

— Defined-By: systemd

— Support: http://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/systemd-devel

— Unit nfs-config.service has finished starting up.

— The start-up result is done.

May 10 16:49:51 dpsprod-app14 sudo[34735]: pam_vas: Authentication <succeeded passwordless> for <Active Directory> user: <packrd> account: <FSGLOBAL\packrd> service: <sudo> reas

May 10 16:49:51 dpsprod-app14 sudo[34735]:   packrd : TTY=pts/0 ; PWD=/home/packrd ; USER=root ; COMMAND=/bin/journalctl -xe

May 10 16:49:51 dpsprod-app14 sudo[34735]: pam_unix(sudo:session): session opened for user root by packrd(uid=0)

packrd@dpsprod-app14.a|dpsprod:~$ sudo journalctl -u rpc-statd

— Logs begin at Fri 2019-05-10 16:34:26 GMT, end at Fri 2019-05-10 16:53:36 GMT. —

May 10 16:34:56 dpsprod-app14 systemd[1]: Dependency failed for NFS status monitor for NFSv2/3 locking..

May 10 16:34:56 dpsprod-app14 systemd[1]: Job rpc-statd.service/start failed with result ‘dependency’.


we just worked around it with this, not sure what the actual problem was since it sometimes worked…

Maybe a timing issue in boot or something?

homebrew woe



dyld: Library not loaded: /usr/local/opt/readline/lib/libreadline.7.dylib

  Referenced from: /usr/local/bin/pdsh

  Reason: image not found

/Users/packrd/installs/all_eqx: line 1: 27326 Abort trap: 6  




MacBook-Pro:installs packrd$ brew upgrade pdsh

Updating Homebrew…



zimg woe

remote: Enumerating objects: 37, done.

remote: Counting objects: 100% (37/37), done.

remote: Compressing objects: 100% (13/13), done.

remote: Total 24 (delta 21), reused 12 (delta 11), pack-reused 0

Unpacking objects: 100% (24/24), done.

From https://github.com/sekrit-twc/zimg

   c8b93bb..89fad4b  master     -> origin/master

doing git checkout 8e87f5a4b88e16ccafb2e7ade8ef45

HEAD is now at 8e87f5a colorspace: fix assertion failure

fetched no code changes, not forcing reconfigure for that…

configuring zimg_git (/Users/rdp/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/native/zimg_git) as $ PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/Users/rdp/dev/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/cross_compilers/native/lib/pkgconfig PATH=/Users/rdp/dev/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/cross_compilers/native/bin:$PATH ./configure –host= –prefix=/Users/rdp/dev/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/cross_compilers/native –disable-shared –enable-static

all touch files already_configured* touchname= already_configured_fb942ee08c377f4f477fe81b63562d00

config options –host= –prefix=/Users/rdp/dev/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/cross_compilers/native –disable-shared –enable-static ./configure

configure: error: cannot find install-sh, install.sh, or shtool in “.” “./..” “./../..”

Rogers-MacBook:ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers rdp$ rm -rf /Users/rdp/ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers/sandbox/native/zimg_git

Rogers-MacBook:ffmpeg-windows-build-helpers rdp$ ./cross_compile_ffmpeg.sh –compiler-flavors=native

disabling qsv since os x

cmake binary for this build will be cmake

Wed Apr 3 07:36:20 MDT 2019

     ##################### Welcome ######################

  Welcome to the ffmpeg cross-compile builder-helper script.

  Downloads and builds will be installed to dire


meant “nuke zimg and start over” then ti worked…

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