[PATCH] Integrating a PulseAudio-based Java Mixer in icedtea6

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Fri Oct 10 07:00:00 PDT 2008

Matthias Klose writes:
 > Omair Majid schrieb:
 > > Please let me know if there are any concerns, comments or objections.
 >  - pulseaudio 0.9.11 is checked in the configure script; is this necessary,
 >    or is 0.9.10 sufficient? asking because both Debian and Ubuntu only have
 >    0.9.10. Or are single patches needed in 0.9.10?
 >  - -fpic: not sure if this is necessary for the bindings, but some platforms
 >    require -fPIC (s390, mips, powerpc?, arm?)

-fpic must always be used when building a shared lib.  No exceptions.
It might seem to work on a 32-bit x86, but it doesn't really.

-fPIC doesn't seem to have much (any?) effect on x86, and helps on other
arches.  You might as well use it.


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