[mythtv-users] Re: anyone attempt mythfrontend on Cygwin?
ivtv at schlomo.schapiro.org
Mon Sep 20 15:55:37 EDT 2004
it can't find the mythavcodec library ...
Maybe it has to have a "cyg" prefix as the cygmythavformat library it is
trying to link ? (Just a wild guess !).
Try doing the make in the subdirs manually to track down what goes and
In general I was wondering: How does the Video output stuff work on Win32
? Is there a DirectX driver for MythTV ?
BTW, I am also most interested to see a Win32 mythfrontend to watch TV on
my Windows notebook in the bedroom :-)
On Mon, 20 Sep 2004, Joel Anderson wrote:
> > > > I'm very interested to hear any success or failure stories. It
> > > > would be really cool to have at least the frontend running from
> > > > Windoze. --
> > > > Joel
> > >
> > > Ok, I see from the archives that a few have had at least limited
> > > success, so I figured I'd give it a shot. So far I _think_ I have
> > > all the prerequisites installed, but on attempting to compile myth I
> > > get this error:
> > >
> > > /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-cygwin/3.3.3/../../../../i686-pc-cygwin/bin/
> > >ld: cannot find -lqt-mt
> > > collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> > > make: *** [cygmythavcodec-0.16-0.dll] Error 1
> > > make: Leaving directory `/home/Joel/mythtv-0.16/libs/libavcodec'
> > > make: *** [sub-libavcodec] Error 2
> > > make: Leaving directory `/home/Joel/mythtv-0.16/libs'
> > > make: *** [sub-libs] Error 2
> > Well, either:
> > - you haven't installed Qt (at least not properly)
> > - Qt is installed but it's not built with threading support (the
> > libqt-mt.so versus libqt.so)
> > - Qt is installed but the library is someplace the linker doesn't know
> > about.
> > -JAC
> Ok, I believe I have my Qt problems corrected after wiping Cygwin and
> starting everything over from scratch again. Now I am getting:
> g++ -Wl,--enable-runtime-pseudo-reloc -shared -Wl,-soname,cygmythavformat-0.15-0
> .dll -o cygmythavformat-0.15-0.dll 4xm.o allformats.o asf.o au.o avidec.o avienc
> .o avio.o aviobuf.o crc.o cutils.o dv.o ffm.o file.o flvdec.o flvenc.o idcin.o i
> droq.o img.o ipmovie.o mov.o movenc.o mp3.o mpeg.o mpegts.o mpegtsenc.o mpjpeg.o
> nut.o os_support.o rm.o psxstr.o raw.o flic.o audio.o segafilm.o swf.o utils.o
> wav.o wc3movie.o westwood.o yuv4mpeg.o sierravmd.o asf-enc.o matroska.o -L/opt
> /qt/3.2/lib -L/usr/X11R6/lib -L ../libavcodec -lmythavcodec-0.15 -lqt-mt -lXext
> -lX11 -lpthread
> /usr/lib/gcc-lib/i686-pc-cygwin/3.3.3/../../../../i686-pc-cygwin/bin/ld: cannot
> find -lmythavcodec-0.15
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> make: *** [cygmythavformat-0.15-0.dll] Error 1
> make: Leaving directory `/home/Joel/mythtv-0.15.1/libs/libavformat'
> make: *** [sub-libavformat] Error 2
> make: Leaving directory `/home/Joel/mythtv-0.15.1/libs'
> make: *** [sub-libs] Error 2
> It looks similar to the previous error I had, like the linker can't
> find something it needs. Any ideas?
> Thanks again!
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