Hi, On Thu, Feb 01, 2018 at 12:23:47PM +0100, Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia wrote: > 2018-02-01 12:16 GMT+01:00 Michael Olbrich <m.olbr...@pengutronix.de>: > > On Wed, Jan 31, 2018 at 05:14:11PM +0100, Guillermo Rodriguez Garcia wrote: > > > I see that gst-libav.in selects CROSS_NASM. > > > > > > Question: Is this a generic requirement? The documentation at  has a > > > section on "Unix-like platforms" and only mentions nasm for x86/AMD > > > hardware OS X. Am I correct in understanding that nasm is NOT required to > > > build for embedded Linux targets ? > > > > It's needed for any x86 hardware (both 32 and 64 bit). It has nothing to do > > with OS X. > > > > I see. From the documentation ( > https://libav.org/documentation/platform.html#Unix_002dlike) I was under > the impression that GNU assembler was used on most Unix-like platforms.
I have no idea what it is used for, but nasm (or yasm) is needed on x86 to do something. I checked the build log and nasm is really used. Regards, Michael -- Pengutronix e.K. | | Industrial Linux Solutions | http://www.pengutronix.de/ | Peiner Str. 6-8, 31137 Hildesheim, Germany | Phone: +49-5121-206917-0 | Amtsgericht Hildesheim, HRA 2686 | Fax: +49-5121-206917-5555 | _______________________________________________ ptxdist mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org