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by srvaldez
May 27, 2022 13:54
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

looks like a bug in the binutils 2.38
by srvaldez
May 27, 2022 11:35
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

dodicat, I should have written a better example which would give a meaningful message when the instruction rdseed isn't avalable thank you SARG for looking into it :) one thing that disturbs me is that there are no warnings or errors when compiling, only to find out that the exe is not valid it seem...
by srvaldez
May 27, 2022 2:19
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

solution to the problem function rdrand() as integer dim as integer n asm mov eax, 7 xor ecx, ecx cpuid bt ebx, 18 jnc 0f rdseed rax mov qword ptr [n], rax 0: end asm return n end function dim as integer i, n for i=1 to 100 n=rdrand() ? i, n next sleep can you spot the change from post above ? https...
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 23:15
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

nice dodicat :)
but I think that you should have 1 decimal point value so it would go from 0 to .1 .2 or 1.5 and so on
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 21:09
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

hello Iczer here's the avif.dll with the dependencies built on Windows 7 x64 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1gGd_uFEagkNqfVVEOd2djYrqrYY1PVJn/view?usp=sharing [edit] I did a clean install of msys2 on Windows 7 x64 and when I launched the msys2 shell at some point I got the message that msys2 suppor...
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 15:49
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

renaming libavif.so to libavif.dll won't work because then some other function may complain that libavif.so can't be found just pretend that libavif.so is a dll which it is I don't have a Windows XP-x64 VM to check, maybe a dll compiled on Windows 7 might work Iczer, have you tried installing msys2 ...
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 15:19
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

the culprit is ld version 2.38, ld version 2.34 works ok
now to check on Linux
[edit]
no problem on Linux using binutils-2.38
this issue could be related to viewtopic.php?p=287143#p287143
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 15:07
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

the reason I restored my system was because I was very suspicious about the CPU activity, I suspected that some malicious code was running -- perhaps some ransomware program busy encrypting [edit] using FB 1.09.0 gcc-9.3.0 my program works this could be a binutils issue because before I was using th...
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 14:05
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

I post the following here because it may be related to a windows quirk. this used to run ok but now I get The system cannot execute the specified program. ------------------ (program exited with code: 9020) Function rdrand() As Integer Dim As Integer n Asm mov eax, 7 Xor ecx, ecx cpuid bt ebx, 18 jn...
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 12:39
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

@UEZ
[off-topic]
MasterGy from the QB64 forum made some amazing graphic demos https://qb64forum.alephc.xyz/index.php?topic=4735.0, you might find them interesting
[/off-topic]
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 2:29
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

I just compiled the C example "avif_example_decode_file.c" and also get the same error
by srvaldez
May 26, 2022 0:33
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

Hi UEZ
here are both 32 and 64-bit versions of the lib https://drive.google.com/file/d/1yVTGws ... sp=sharing
however I am still getting the error even when using the picture you linked to
by srvaldez
May 25, 2022 22:53
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

a google search shows that you are not the only one having this problem, unfortunately I haven't found a good source of avif pictures to test, except for http://download.opencontent.netflix.com ... s-100.avif
by srvaldez
May 25, 2022 22:09
Forum: Community Discussion
Topic: Windows stability
Replies: 16
Views: 304

Re: Windows stability

I don't think that it's Chinese but you never know until you inspect the components, right now after running the msys2 shell the CPU usage is about 7% on idle, the shell being terminated, so I don't know what to make of this
by srvaldez
May 25, 2022 21:23
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap
Replies: 18
Views: 310

Re: Avif image - read/convert to dibitmap

hi UEZ hopefully the last link will work Btw, how did you compile that stuff? after extracting the archive I edited CMakeLists.txt line 31? from option(AVIF_CODEC_AOM "Use the AOM codec for encoding/decoding (see AVIF_CODEC_AOM_DECODE/AVIF_CODEC_AOM_ENCODE)" OFF) to option(AVIF_CODEC_AOM &...