[mythtv-users] Mythtv-vid branch compile error

R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Sat Feb 10 06:16:19 UTC 2007

Jake Palmer wrote:
>> From: "R. G. Newbury" <newbury at mandamus.org>
>> I downloaded the mythtv-vid branch, using
>> svn co http://svn.mythtv.org/svn/branches/mythtv-vid
>> and the plugins and themes from the trunk, in one folder.
>> Ran configure and qmake, but got this:
>> [root at tor2 mythtv-vid]# make
>> g++  -o settings     -L/usr/lib/qt-3.3/lib -lqt-mt -lXext -lX11 -lm
>> /usr/lib/gcc/i386-redhat-linux/4.1.1/../../../crt1.o: In function 
>> `_start':
>> (.text+0x18): undefined reference to `main'
>> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
>> make: *** [settings] Error 1
>> I have no idea how to fix this? Am I attempting to use mythtv-vid 
>> wrongly?
>> Geoff
> The vid branch is still pretty much alpha and not intended for public 
> consumption.  You could post a question on the dev list, but you're not 
> likely to get a favorable response.  My suggestion is if you aren't a 
> developer, stick to 0.20-fixes.

It was the usual operator error. I forgot to qmake mythtv.pro so of 
course it failed. compiled nicely therafter and is now running fine.


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