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2007.10.22 17:40 "bad version number 10752", by Kai-uwe Behrmann
2007.10.22 18:31 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Bob Friesenhahn
2007.10.22 18:50 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Kai-uwe Behrmann
2007.10.22 18:57 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Bob Friesenhahn
2007.10.23 15:05 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Kai-uwe Behrmann
2007.10.23 15:45 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Bob Friesenhahn
2007.10.22 20:07 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Toby Thain
2007.10.23 02:33 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Graeme Gill
2007.10.23 06:28 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Kai-uwe Behrmann
2007.10.23 07:41 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Graeme Gill
2007.10.23 08:10 "Re: bad version number 10752", by <jcupitt@gmail.com>

2007.10.22 20:07 "Re: bad version number 10752", by Toby Thain

On 22-Oct-07, at 3:50 PM, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:

> Am 22.10.07, 13:31 -0500 schrieb Bob Friesenhahn:
>> On Mon, 22 Oct 2007, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
>
>>> With a universal binary version of libtiff (3.8.2 and 3.9beta) the
>>> reading
>>> of little endian tiffs on a G4 PPC fails with every application.
>
>> Does the problem have anything to do with the library being built  
>> as a
>> universal binary?
>
> Certainly. The files where written and read by a libtiff v3.8.2 as  
> pure
> big endian version and the Preview app shows them correctly. The  
> universal
> built libtiff gives up.
> Apple recommends to use runtime endianess checking. Very often  
> software
> checks on compile time.

As far as I know, the libtiff build system has no way to build a  
universal binary correctly from a single configure. This breaks a  
number of my own projects too.

--Toby

>
> kind regards
> Kai-Uwe Behrmann
> --
> developing for colour management
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