[mythtv-users] Miro & Mirobridge on 12.04

jr jraymyth at gmail.com
Tue Jul 24 18:25:54 UTC 2012

On Sun, Jul 15, 2012 at 9:40 PM, Nick Rout <nick.rout at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 1:29 PM, jr <jraymyth at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Jul 15, 2012 at 10:05 AM, Doug Vaughan <r.d.vaughan at rogers.com> wrote:
>>> Jr,
>>>     From the data you provided it looks like the Miro 11.10 (Natty) deb is
>>> being installed on 12.04 (Precise), from a Miro PPA. I am not sure why that
>>> is happening but I suggest removing/disable the Miro PPA from your "Other
>>> Software" repository settings. After refreshing/updating your repository
>>> information you will have a 12.04 compatible Miro v4.04 deb available for
>>> installation.
>>> Please back up your Miro database directory (~/.miro) before trying the Miro
>>> v4.04 install just in case the database had been updated by a previous
>>> version of Miro that was a higher than v4.04 (e.g. v4.06). I have no idea if
>>> there would be any issues but better safe than sorry.
>>> Assuming the installation worked just start Miro once to let any updates
>>> occur then try mirobridge. See wiki for testing:
>>> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/MiroBridge#Test_that_your_installation_is_properly_configured
>>> Good Luck
>>> Doug
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>> Hmm.  I am under the impression (from googling) that there is no
>> current Miro 4.0 compile available for 12.04.  And that modding
>> sources.list to pull from Natty is the only way to get it.   It was
>> such a strong impression that I did not even try to pull Miro 4.0
>> first.  I take it this is incorrect?
> The place to look is packages.ubuntu.com, which seems to show 4.04 in
> precise and quantal:
> http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=miro&searchon=names&suite=all&section=all
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Just to close this out, I was able to install Miro 4.0.4-1 on Ubuntu
12.04. I could not install miro alone. I had to install miro-data
first.  IIRC --

# apt-get install miro-data=4.0.4-1
# apt-get install miro=4.0.4-1

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