[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Fixed a crash caused by yadif deinterlacer on Windows XP

Naohiro KORIYAMA nkoriyama at gmail.com
Tue Jan 10 07:22:31 CET 2012

2012/1/10 Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org>:
> Le 2012-01-10 00:11, Naohiro KORIYAMA a écrit :
>> 2012/1/10 Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org>:
>>> Le 2012-01-09 23:31, Naohiro KORIYAMA a écrit :
>>>>>> I also found
>>>>>> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=631252
>>>>>> and after appending "-mstackrealign" to CFLAGS, it works on Windows XP.
>>>>>> So, I want to revert the last patch(577b183d295adbea85e03502d73d04fd3f90ef90),
>>>>> Reverted
>>>> Thank you.
>>>>>> and want to append "-mstackrealign" on configure.ac.
>>>> And can we add "-mstackrealign" to somewhere on configure.ac for Windows XP?
>>> http://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/gcc/Function-Attributes.html
>>> force_align_arg_pointer will realign the stack only for functions where
>>> it is used apparently so it looks more efficient.
>> I now think so too and appending "-mstackrealign" globally may cause
>> bad (or good) affects to another modules.
>> I tested "force_align_arg_pointer" on win32 build, and it works on
>> Windows XP, too.
>> So, after I tested a patch on another platforms, I sent a patch, like this:
>> + #if defined(__MINGW32__) && defined(WIN32) && !defined(WIN64)
>> + __attribute__((__force_align_arg_pointer__))
>> + #endif
>> VLC_TARGET static void RENAME(yadif_filter_line)(uint8_t *dst,
> Looks like a good workaround to me (and I'm hoping it really changed
> something and won't fail at some random point in the future)
> Perhaps we should mention why it's here though.

Here is a patch.
And I'll investigate this issue more.

nkoriyama at gmail.com
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