[blfs-dev] ffmpeg-1.2.2 and libvpx-1.2.0

Igor Živković contact at igor-zivkovic.from.hr
Sat Sep 28 00:43:31 PDT 2013

On 09/27/2013 08:29 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Igor Živković wrote:
>> On 2013-09-27 16:45, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>> Igor Živković wrote:
>>>> I've got 755 for the include vpx directory and 640 for the files.
>>> The Makefile is doing a 'cp -p src dest' so it depends on the
>>> permissions of the files when you extract them.
>>> See line 238 of the Makefile.
>> Should we replace it with "install -m644" in the instructions?
> We could, but it's only needed if the extraction from the tarball
> results in incorrect permissions.  The Makefile is somewhat unusual.  I
> would call what they are trying to do 'too cute'.
> See what happens if you just remove the -p from the line.  What they
> really seem to want is --preserve=timestamps, but I don't see why that's
> needed either.  We definitely don't want to preserve ownership or
> permissions.

Removing the -p switch corrects ownership but still installs header 
files with mode 640. I've added a chmod after sed to the Makefile at 
revision 11887.

Igor Živković

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