Opened 14 years ago

Closed 14 years ago

Last modified 12 months ago

#2098 closed defect (fixed)

PLUGINS: Assertion `_isDirectory' failed

Reported by: SF/lysek Owned by: fingolfin
Priority: low Component: --Other--
Keywords: Cc:
Game:

Description

> cd /opt/scummvm/bin/
> ./scummvm -v
scummvm: backends/fs/posix/posix-fs.cpp:135: virtual FSList
POSIXFilesystemNode::listDir(AbstractFilesystemNode::ListMode)
const: Assertion `_isDirectory' failed.
Aborted
> ls
total 849K
849K scummvm*
> mkdir plugins
> ./scummvm -v
ScummVM 0.8.0CVS (Jul 24 2005 23:06:43)
Features compiled in: Vorbis FLAC MP3 ALSA zLib MPEG2
FluidSynth

So as you see scummvm wants to open the plugins directory
which isnt created by `make install'. A workaround is to create an
empty dir.

Ticket imported from: #1244818. Ticket imported from: bugs/2098.

Change History (8)

comment:1 by SF/khalek, 14 years ago

Owner: set to fingolfin

comment:2 by SF/khalek, 14 years ago

Plugins are not really supported at this time.
Assigning to max as he was behind the implementation of them.

comment:3 by fingolfin, 14 years ago

Priority: normallow
Summary: Assertion `_isDirectory' failedPLUGINS: Assertion `_isDirectory' failed

comment:4 by fingolfin, 14 years ago

As khalek says. Lowering priority. It's not currently possible to install
ScummVM into any kind of /bin/ directory while in plugins mode, unless
you install the "plugins" dir next to it, too. That's so on purpose. Please
use a regular build instead.

comment:5 by fingolfin, 14 years ago

Status: newclosed

comment:6 by fingolfin, 14 years ago

Resolution: fixed

comment:7 by fingolfin, 14 years ago

Fixed in CVS. We now catch if the plugins directory can't be found and exit
with an appropriate error message.

comment:8 by digitall, 12 months ago

Component: --Unset----Other--
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