[mythtv] configure did not detect my cpu and now I get "Illegal instruction"

Jason Pyeron jpyeron at pdinc.us
Thu Feb 9 16:19:00 UTC 2006

[root at localhost mythtv]# rm configure
rm: remove regular file `configure'? y
[root at localhost mythtv]# svn up
Restored 'configure'
At revision 8908.
[root at localhost mythtv]# svn stat
[root at localhost mythtv]# svn stat configure
[root at localhost mythtv]# md5sum configure
286a99eb5b0871aaef9a7b8762365549  configure
[root at localhost mythtv]# ./configure

  *** WARNING ***
  Your CPU was not detected properly:
    uname -m: i686
    uname -p: i686
  model name: Mobile Pentium II
       flags: fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 mmx fxsr

  If you are using a recent CVS checkout,
  please e-mail the above to mythtv-users at mythtv.org
  With the subject "configure did not detect my cpu"

# Basic Settings
Compile type     release
Compiler cache   no
DistCC           no
Install prefix   /usr/local
CPU              x86 (model name        : Mobile Pentium II)
Big Endian       no
MMX enabled      yes
Vector Builtins  no

# Input Support
Joystick menu    yes
lirc support     no
ivtv support     yes
FireWire support no
DVB support      no [/usr/src/linux-2.6.9-22.0.2.EL/include]

# Sound Output Support
OSS support      yes
ALSA support     yes
aRts support     no
JACK support     no

# Video Output Support
x11 support      yes
xrandr support   yes
xv support       yes
XvMC support     no
XvMC VLD support no
OpenGL vsync     no
DirectFB         no

Creating config.mak and config.h
config.h is unchanged

On Thu, 9 Feb 2006, Stuart Morgan wrote:

> Odd ... seems to be some output missing from the configure script there, as
> though an old version is being run? It's missing a lot of new options, such
> as DBox2 Support, the Misc Features, DTS passthrough etc
> Run svn status and post the results. Although you've run 'svn up' it appears
> that it is not overwriting the old configure script, possibly because of
> permission issues.

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