[mythtv-users] Compiling latest SVN

Harry Devine lifter89 at comcast.net
Fri Nov 23 16:19:25 UTC 2007

Claude Boucher wrote:
> Harry Devine a écrit :
>> I wanted to try and see how to compile and use the latest SVN 
>> version, so I backed up my database, followed the SVN on Fedora Wiki 
>> article 
>> (http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/Installing_MythTV_SVN_on_Fedora_Core) 
>> and compiled everything.  All seemed to work fine, but now when I try 
>> to start the frontend, I get an error stating: "error while loading 
>> shared libraries: libmythtv-0.20.so.0: cannot open shared object 
>> file: No such file or directory".  Also, if I enter mythbackend 
>> --version, it tells me 0.20.2-169.fc6, which is what I was running 
>> previously.
>> Any ideas on what I'm missing?
>> Thanks,
>> Harry
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> Here are a few things I would check:
> 1) Have you restarted the mythbackend service?
> # /sbin/service mythbackend restart
> 2) When you compiled mythtv, have you configured it with --prefix=/usr 
> or --/prefix=/usr/local? If you chose to follow the tutorial (and 
> installed to /usr/local), have you done the following:
> # echo "/usr/local/lib" >> /etc/ld.so.conf
> # /sbin/ldconfig
> Claude
I just did both steps, and got the same issues.  I ran "service 
mythbackend restart" and got an error stating "unrecognized service".  
Obviously something's missing, I just can't seem to figure out what.


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