[mythtv-users] Keeping builds up-to-date
J.Pilk at tesco.net
Fri Jul 20 12:29:06 UTC 2012
On 20/07/12 03:08, Monkey Pet wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 1:40 AM, John Pilkington <J.Pilk at tesco.net
> <mailto:J.Pilk at tesco.net>> wrote:
> After years of running MythTV installed from packages I now have a
> local build from the 0.25.2 tarballs, but I'm not clear of the best
> way to keep it updated, if that seems a good thing to do.
> The ATrpms packages use gitfixes.patch files; I don't know how
> these are created. I haven't used git and don't know what resources
> it would need at my end. Would I do better to do a git clone
> instead? Can I rebuild small parts of the system if I want to try
> some out-of-tree patch? How?
> I expect these questions are covered somewhere in the wiki, but I
> haven't found it easy to find a concise and up-to-date set of
> recommendations. Any suggestions?
Thanks - to you and Geoff. That looks useful too. But I'm glad to see
that Axel expects to be back in business soon :-)
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