[mythtv] Illegal Operation (debian stable)

Mark D Vaughn mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Fri, 6 Dec 2002 11:22:34 -0800

> From: Matt Zimmerman <mdz@debian.org>
> To: mythtv-dev@snowman.net
> Date:
Thu, 5 Dec 2002 20:35:08 -0500
> Subject: Re: [mythtv] Illegal Operation
(debian stable)
> On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 08:50:33AM -0800, Mark
Vaughn wrote:
> > my mistake, the error is "Illegal instruction".
> > 
> I'm 99% percent postitive that it is a k6-2, I pulled it out of a sealed
> >
box.  Maybe debian has other ideas...  I'll append the contents of
> >
> My confusion; I thought a K6-2 was an i686, but it's an
i586 with mmx.  So,
> you need to rebuild mythtv with -march=i585 instead of
-march=i686.  Add
> this line to sources.list:
> deb-src
http://dijkstra.csh.rit.edu:8088/~mdz/debian woody mythtv
> apt-get
> apt-get source mythtv
> cd mythtv-0.7
> edit settings.pro and
change the flags at the bottom
> dpkg-buildpackage -b
> And then install
the resulting .deb files with dpkg --install.


Thanks for your help
so far.

I added the deb source path to my sources.list file.

When I run
the command "apt-get source mythtv" I run into trouble.  This is 
the first
time I've compiled from source on debian and appreciate your help 

zoot:~# apt-get source mythtv
Reading Package Lists...
Building Dependency Tree... Done
Need to get 1356kB of source
Get:1 http://dijkstra.csh.rit.edu woody/mythtv mythtv 0.7-12 (dsc)
Get:2 http://dijkstra.csh.rit.edu woody/mythtv mythtv 0.7-12 (tar)
Get:3 http://dijkstra.csh.rit.edu woody/mythtv mythtv 0.7-12 (diff)
Fetched 1356kB in 5s (252kB/s)
sh: dpkg-source: command not
Unpack command 'dpkg-source -x mythtv_0.7-12.dsc' failed.
E: Child
process failed