[mythtv-users] how to apply mythtv patch?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Oct 9 14:47:17 UTC 2011

On 10/09/2011 10:39 AM, Mark Kendall wrote:
> On 9 Oct 2011, at 15:29, "Michael T. Dean"<mtdean at thirdcontact.com>  wrote:
>> On 10/09/2011 10:00 AM, Tim Draper wrote:
>>> i've been going through some problems i brought up here recently, and
>>> one solution was to apply a .patch to mythplayer.cpp (specifically
>>> http://code.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/9997)
>>> however, i dont know how to actually apply the patch.
>>> it's only a 2 liner, so i could manually change the file in question,
>>> but it'd be good to know how todo this properly.
>> patch -Np2 -i mythplayer.patch
>> from inside the mythtv directory (for that one, specifically).  However,
>> I'll see if I can get that one pushed to master and backported to -fixes
>> really soon.  We've just been waiting on a dev who was moving to be able
>> to look it over.
> I was planning on applying that tonight - though feel free to take it if you get to it first!

Sounds good.  I was just booting up my dev box (after finally catching 
up with 3 weeks of commit messages), anyway.

I didn't expect you to be awake, now--forgot that after the move, you're 
in a much-closer time zone to mine.


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