[SDL] gentoo sdl bug?

Sami Näätänen sami.naatanen at kolumbus.fi
Mon Jan 6 04:54:01 PST 2003


On Monday 06 January 2003 03:40, Chris Thielen wrote:
> I don't run Gentoo myself but I was wondering if anybody out there
> has had any problems with SDL on Gentoo. I have some simple crossfade
> code that runs great on Win32 and all Linux distributions, except,
> I've had two reports from Gentoo users that it locks up there. Both
> their backtraces show:
>
> #0 0x0823fb20 in ?? ()
> #1 0x40071669 in SDL_UpperBlit () from /usr/lib/libSDL-1.2.so.0
> #2 0x08051b07 in blit_surface ()
>
> where blit_surface() is a wrapper for SDL_BlitSurface(). It
> essentially calls SDL_BlitSurface() after some math. Anybody know
> what might be wrong? Does Gentoo modify SDL at all?

I can test it if you like. Most likely it is because some strange reason 
the Gentoo stable SDL is 1.2.4.<same date> instead of 1.2.5. So I can 
test it with the 1.2.5 SDL. Just tell me where to grab the software.





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