[vlc-devel] linux - segmentation fault at startup

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Thu Sep 4 17:59:51 CEST 2008

Le jeudi 4 septembre 2008 17:24:38 Sébastien Escudier, vous avez écrit :
> Quoting Sébastien Escudier <sebastien-devel at celeos.eu>:
> > I have a segmentation fault at startup without any command-line argument.
> > Do you have this problem ?
> Hmmm, I found out that removing '--enable-static=yes' from ./configure
> option removes the bug.
> Can someone confirm that '--enable-static=yes' makes vlc crash at startup ?

It is impossible to build VLC statically. Linking will fail.

However, it does seem to crash if you enable both shared and useless static 
compilation at the same time.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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