Bug#498216: ffmpeg, mplayer (mipsel/loongson2f) stops with the error message "Segmentation fault." and fix patch

Fabian Greffrath greffrath at leat.rub.de
Tue Sep 9 06:41:35 UTC 2008

Reinhard Tartler schrieb:
> Fabian, please make sure that you don't accidentally CC'
> submit at bugs.debian.org.

Oops, sorry!

> I've compiled it on morales.debian.org, a mipsel porter machine with
> CFLAGS set to -O0, -O2, O3 and -Os, all returned 0. AFAIR, static
> variables are always initialized to 0, but I don't have the C standard
> at hand right now.

But then the code in allcodecs.c look rather senseless to me. Why 
should you test 'if (inited)' when you've just set it yourself to 0 by 
initializing it?

Dipl.-Phys. Fabian Greffrath

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