[mythtv-users] Easiest installation?

Stef Coene stef.coene at docum.org
Wed Dec 21 10:55:47 EST 2005

On Wednesday 21 December 2005 16:14, Robert Johnston wrote:
> On 12/20/05, Michael Fox <fox.michael at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 12/21/05, Steve Adeff <adeffs at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > some people are working on packaging Myth for Deb.
> > >
> > > I run Deb on my Myth machine, but I compile Myth from scratch (mostly
> > > cause I'm running SVN releases).
> >
> > Do you have many issues compiling from scratch? I am thinking I will
> > do this also. I have been a long time debian user, and I think once I
> > determine the modules my dvb card uses I will then do a install of
> > debian then go the route of compiling SVN releases etc. That way I can
> > have more control on the packages on the system. ie bare minimum
> I, too, compile from scratch using Debian, and the only caveat I've
> come across is having to use the prefix "/usr" (As Myth can't find
> it's libraries if you use the default /usr/local)
You can put library path's that are not default in 
In my case, I have /usr/local/lib in it.
After running ldconfig, it should work.


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