[mythtv-users] Another lirc issue

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Tue Dec 14 22:32:16 UTC 2010

On Dec 14, 2010, at 5:06 PM, Mitchell Gore wrote:

> I just pushed 3 small fixups, and the build works just fine for me
> now. Haven't actually tested the results yet though. :)
> >>>
> Well mine gets considerably further but still errors out:
>  CC [M]  /home/mitchell/media_build/v4l/firedtv-dvb.o
>   CC [M]  /home/mitchell/media_build/v4l/firedtv-fe.o
>   CC [M]  /home/mitchell/media_build/v4l/firedtv-fw.o
>   CC [M]  /home/mitchell/media_build/v4l/firedtv-1394.o
> /home/mitchell/media_build/v4l/firedtv-1394.c:22: fatal error: dma.h: No such file or directory
> compilation terminated.
> make[3]: *** [/home/mitchell/media_build/v4l/firedtv-1394.o] Error 1
> make[2]: *** [_module_/home/mitchell/media_build/v4l] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-2.6.35-23-generic'
> make[1]: *** [default] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/mitchell/media_build/v4l'
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> *** ERROR. Aborting ***
> mitchell at mythtfe:~/media_build$

That's an apparently known issue with the ubuntu kernel headers,
should be able to just disable building the firedtv driver and
go on your merry way. At a glance, I'm not sure what the proper
way to do that is though. Brute force method would be to just
comment out the lines in v4l/Makefile.media that reference

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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