[mythtv-users] Help with MythTv install, please

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Wed Jan 17 08:33:30 UTC 2007

On 16/01/07, Jason Barnett <jbarnett74 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to install MythTV following the instructions found at
> http://wilsonet.com/mythtv.  I'm running Fedora 6 (64-bit).
> I ran the following command to install MythTV.
> # yum -y install mythtv-suite
> The packages seemed to install fine, but I got checksum errors.  I reran the
> command and got the same results.  I also noticed that there seem to be some
> files missing (such as /usr/share/doc/mythtv-0.20/database/mc.sql).  Is
> there another location I can get the rpms from or something I can do that
> might yield different results?

Did all MythTV packages install, despite the checksum errors? You
could disable checksum verification temporarily in your yum.conf file
and see whether the installation proceeds normally. The mc.sql could
well be missing due to a failed checksum stopping its source package
from being installed.


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