[mythtv] Help w/ error building mytharchivehelper from 0.20-fixes branch

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Apr 14 01:56:13 UTC 2007

On 04/13/2007 09:50 PM, Mark Bobak wrote:
> I'm trying to build mythplugins for 0.20-fixes branch, and I'm running 
> into problems compiling mytharchivehelper.  First, I had problems w/ 
> the build not being to locate some include files, i.e. programinfo.h 
> and mythdbcon.h.  I managed to hack the Makefile to add the correct -I 
> specifiers, and eliminated those errors, but I'm still stuck on:
> g++ -c -pipe -Wall -W -fomit-frame-pointer -D_REENTRANT  -D_GNU_SOURCE 
> -DQT_SHARED -DQT_TABLET_SUPPORT -I/usr/share/qt3/mkspecs/default -I. 
> -I/include -I/usr/kde/3.3/include -I/include -I/include/mythtv 
> -I/home/mythtv/Downloads/myth-svn/mythtv/libs 
> -I/home/mythtv/Downloads/myth-svn/mythtv/libs/libmyth 
> -I/usr/include/qt3 -I/usr/X11R6/include -I/usr/X11R6/include -o main.o 
> main.cpp
> main.cpp: In function 'int getFileInfo(QString, QString, int)':
> main.cpp:1871: error: 'av_estimate_timings' was not declared in this scope
> make: *** [main.o] Error 1
> And, since I'm a C guy, but not a C++ guy, this is where I get stuck.  
> I can deal with resolving locations of include files....
> Can anyone offer me a clue?

This is really a -users list question, but a) don't hack the Makefile 
and b) install mythtv before compiling mythplugins (which will allow you 
to compile without hacking the Makefile).


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