[mythtv] Ok, read the FAQ, can'c compile mythtv...

Joseph A. Caputo jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Sun Aug 10 15:06:30 EDT 2003

On Friday 08 August 2003 23:37, Justin The Cynical wrote:
> QT 3.1.2, compiled with mysqlclient and threads. (This 'gmake'd and 'gmake
> install'ed cleanly)
> /usr/local/src/mythtv/mythtv-0.10# make
> make: *** No rule to make target `/mkspecs/linux-g++/qmake.conf', needed
> by `Makefile'. Stop.
> I've read the FAQ multiple times, googled, dejanewsed, and I can't find
> anything of use.  Any reference I can find says to check my QT paths (they
> are correct).
> $QTDIR is set correctly (/usr/local/qt witch is a symlink to
> /usr/local/qt-x11-free-3.1.2).  Every enviroment variable I have echoed is
> just as it should be.  Strange part I've noticed is that the line is
> /mkspecs, not /usr/local/qt/mkspecs...
> Ideas?

Check your /etc/profile or whatever your shell sources to get its environment.  
QTDIR should be set in a global system shell init file, not the per-user 
(.bashrc, .profile, .cshrc, whatever).


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