[mythtv] Gentoo & MythTV

Tony Clark mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Tue, 24 Dec 2002 08:41:20 +0100

On Tuesday 24 December 2002 06.17, Mike Payson wrote:
> Well, after all that I decided to go back to Gentoo after all... Debian
> looks nice, but I really don't feel like learning another distro right
> now... I'd rather focus on this project. I'm comfortable with Gentoo, it's
> package management rocks, and it should be the fastest as well.
> So what are the recommended USE tags for MythTV. I'm leaning towards not
> installing X. I have a Linux workstation with X, so I might as well not
> install it on my MythTV box (It's not required, right?).

I take it mythtv cvs works without X now.  I'm not sure qt will build without 
X being on the box though. emerge -p qt will tell you of course.

> So far I have:
> USE="qt matrox mysql"
> Anything else? oss? alsa? fbcon? svga?

you may want to add them, it won't hurt, some are already defined in 

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