[mythtv] Statically compiled?

Isaac Richards mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Wed, 2 Oct 2002 12:35:40 -0400

On Wednesday 02 October 2002 03:31 am, Isaac Richards wrote:
> Hrm.  See, even if I distribute binaries, there's still the database setup
> and all that to do..  I don't think it'll gain all that much, really.. 
> But, if someone wants to do the work, and probably provide hosting (a
> static, stripped, bz2-ed mythmusic binary is 2.6 MB on my box, a similarly
> compiled/compressed mythfrontend is 2.7 MB), I'd at least link to it.

Oh, and I forgot -- something things _can't_ be compiled statically, like the 
Qt database plugins (mythtv uses the mysql one).  So, really, static bins 
won't work.  I'd say debian packages are more realistic right now than 
anything else..  No-one's offered to make packages for any other distro, at