[mythtv] Using my main mythtv box for development
kuphal at dls.net
Sun Apr 22 02:47:50 UTC 2007
Matt Doran wrote:
> Hi there,
> I'm interested in submitting a patch or two to mythtv, and wanted to
> develop the patches against trunk. But I need to develop of my one and
> only myth box, which is currently running 0.20-fixes.
> Developing/testing patches would be much easier if I was running trunk
> ... but I use this box daily for all my TV watching and recording needs,
> and it needs to be reasonably stable.
> How many of you use trunk on your main box? How's the stability? Any
> tips or things to look out for when running trunk on your main myth box?
> I'm happy to recompile, regularly to fix problems as they arise, etc ...
> but my WAF would drop dramatically if there were too many issues!! ;)
I use trunk on my main box. I pay close attention to the -dev and
-tickets and -commits mailing lists so I can see when things might
appear dicey. Generally speaking though, trunk is very stable.
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