[mythtv-users] How to use SVN for most recent improvements

Scott Souter scott at tbwifi.ca
Thu Aug 16 02:39:11 UTC 2007

Hmmm no worky,

[root at power 
mythplugins]# ./configure --disable-all --enable-mytharchive --enable-create-dvd --enable-create-archive

Configuration settings:

        MythArchive    plugin will be built
        MythBrowser    plugin will not be built
        MythControls   plugin will not be built
        MythFlix       plugin will not be built
        MythGallery    plugin will not be built
        MythGame       plugin will not be built
        MythMusic      plugin will not be built
        MythNews       plugin will not be built
        MythPhone      plugin will not be built
        MythVideo      plugin will not be built
        MythWeather    plugin will not be built
        MythZoneMinder plugin will not be built
        MythMovies     plugin will not be built
        DVD creation   support will be included in MythArchive
        Native Archive support will be included in MythArchive

[root at power mythplugins]# qmake myth
mytharchive/      mythflix/         mythnews/         mythweb/
myth_backup5.sql  mythgallery/      mythphone/        mythzoneminder/
mythbrowser/      mythgame/         mythplugins.pro
mythconfig.mak    mythmovies/       mythvideo/
mythcontrols/     mythmusic/        mythweather/
[root at power mythplugins]# qmake mythplugins.pro
[root at power mythplugins]# make
cd mytharchive && make -f Makefile
make[1]: Entering directory 
cd mytharchive && make -f Makefile
make[2]: Entering directory 
qmake -o Makefile mytharchive.pro
make[2]: Leaving directory 
make[2]: Entering directory 
g++ -c -pipe -march=k8 -I/usr/include/artsc -pthread -I/usr/include/glib-2.0 -I/usr/lib64/glib-2.0/include -Wall -W -O3 -Wall -Wno-switch -fomit-frame-pointer -D_REENTRANT -DPIC -fPIC  -D_GNU_SOURCE -DPREFIX=\"/usr/local\" -DMMX -DUSING_FREEBOX -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -DQT_NO_DEBUG -DQT_THREAD_SUPPORT -DQT_PLUGIN -DQT_SHARED -I/usr/lib/qt3/mkspecs/default64 -I. -I/usr/local/include -I/usr/local/include -I/usr/local/include/mythtv -I/usr/local/include/mythtv/ffmpeg -I/usr/local/include/mythtv/libmythtv -I/usr/lib/qt3//include -o 
main.o main.cpp
main.cpp:26:34: error: mythtv/mythpluginapi.h: No such file or directory
make[2]: *** [main.o] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory 
make[1]: *** [sub-mytharchive] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory 
make: *** [sub-mytharchive] Error 2

Any thoughts?


On Wednesday 15 August 2007 16:07, Mike Perkins wrote:
> Nick Morrott wrote:
> > On 15/08/07, scott at tbwifi.ca <scott at tbwifi.ca> wrote:
> >> Thanks Nick,
> >>
> >> That's exactly what I was after.  Does the svn command just place a
> >> tarball in the directory that the command was executed from?
> >
> > No - it will download the source files individually and place them
> > into the correct directory structure for you. Subversion 'versions'
> > your checkout to allow quick future updates, and there will also be
> > .svn directories created when you checkout containing a second clean
> > version of the source. This is very useful for when you develop your
> > own code and use more of Subversion's features, but you don't need to
> > pay any attention to it if you're just downloading.
> >
> > If you want to update the source to the latest version, you just run
> > 'svn update' in each of the checkout directories created when you
> > first checked-out the code.
> >
> > All svn information can be found in the online book at
> > http://svnbook.red-bean.com/
> Ouch. Going off at half cock. SVN builds don't work properly on an
> unmodified Mandriva installation (64-bit) because the ./configure script
> doesn't properly reference the 64-bit library directories for some reason.
> I got round it by changing my /etc/ld.so.conf to:
> include ld.so.conf.d/*.conf
> /lib
> /lib64
> /usr/lib
> /usr/lib64
> /usr/X11R6/lib
> /usr/lib/qt3/lib64
> /usr/lib/qt3/lib
> Then rerunning ldconfig. Probably overkill, but it allowed me to build Myth
> and that is the main objective. I ought to try and find out the proper way
> to fix this problem, bites me every time.
> Note to the above - doing the above may cause strange things to happen if
> you build other packages. YMMV. I built mine using --prefix=/usr, which is
> a practice frowned upon here, but allowed me to use the vanilla Mandriva
> scripts in /etc/init.d to start and stop the back end servers.
> Mike Perkins
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