[mythtv-users] Mandriva 2007.1 0.20.2 updates???

Bob Sully rcs at malibyte.net
Fri Sep 7 15:59:32 UTC 2007

Mike Perkins wrote:
> Bob Sully wrote:
>> I just checked the PLF mirrors in Oz...still nothing there.
>> Anyone know when and if there will be Mandriva 2007.1 update binaries
>> available?
> I am running Mandriva 2007.1. When I originally upgraded from 2006 I
> discovered
> that they provide a larger range of sources to pull programs from. The
> Mythtv
> setup that I chose after installation was packages from the Contrib source
> (or
> possibly Contrib backports). That was roughly equivalent to 0.20-fixes at
> the
> time I did it - a few weeks ago now.
> If you check all the update options including contrib and backports and
> update
> the source info you may find more up-to-date versions of Mythtv than you
> have
> installed. The Mandriva version numbering system is sometimes difficult to
> figure out with respect to real project version numbers.
> In the end I needed functionality that wasn't in the package, so I pulled
> svn
> trunk and haven't looked back since (or had any show-stopper problems).
> What
> exactly did you need from 2007.1? You're in Oz so you don't need the DD/SD
> stuff, surely?
> Mike Perkins

Oh, P.S.  thanks for the tip on Contrib and backports; I will take another
look, but I checked at the beginning of last week, and the latest rpms I
could find were in Cooker for 2008, and they corresponded to SVN from the
14th of August, which was about a week before the SD changes were done.


Bob Sully - Simi Valley, California, USA

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