[mythtv-users] Re: anyone attempt mythfrontend on Cygwin?

Joel Anderson bitjunkie at gmail.com
Fri Sep 24 14:05:40 EDT 2004

> Well it actually seems that alot of the problems that were coming were
> from the xv libraries included, also I was thinking before that there
> was directX support in here already for video and audio, now that I am
> looking more into it, the directX code is only audio, so the X11 code
> has to be there.  I switched back to CVS in hopes of better luck, and
> to my surprise I'm making it alot further now in libmyth, but still
> have some problems with mythmedia.  I know there was some stuff on the
> dev lists about it, so I'll have to take a look around there.  Are you
> working off CVS, or still .15, .16?

Working on 0.15.1 release right now, to stay compatible with my
backend box.  Just in case this actually ends up working, that is.  ;)

> Hopefully I'll get through libmyth and can apply some sort of patch to
> CVS to allow people to at least get this far.  Thus far i have been
> documenting everything I have changed (instead of hacking away at
> code) on pen and paper, and attempting to use legitamate macros to not
> have to actually change/comment too much code.

I've been trying to keep notes, but probably missed a lot of stuff.

> Once I catch up to you maybe we could have some real luck with this :)

We can only hope.  ;)


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