[mythtv-users] mythfrontend v30 themes Steppes not updating?
jksjdevelop at gmail.com
Sun Feb 3 12:53:45 UTC 2019
On 03/02/2019 12:01, John Pilkington wrote:
> On 03/02/2019 10:25, John wrote:
>> My frontends built from source on Ubuntu 18.10 prompt me to update
>> the Steppes Theme to version 30 but the theme does not show in the
>> list - even when it is refreshed.
>> Another frontend that uses the fixes 30 ppa does show Steppes 30.1
>> and updates correctly.
>> So the version built from source (which does not work) is
>> /mythtv/mythtv$ mythutil --version
>> MythTV Version : v30.0-13-g1c2068c62b
>> MythTV Branch : fixes/30
>> Network Protocol : 91
>> Library API : 30.20181231-1
>> QT Version : 5.9.5
>> The version from the ppa is
>> mythutil --version
>> MythTV Version : v30.0
>> MythTV Branch :
>> Strangely the latter with the blank branch works.
>> I believe I saw something on this list mentioning how to manually
>> install a theme. Can anybody refresh my memory?
> Not really, but see the menu button mention here:
> The 'buntu package names include the commit hash, missing from the
> mythutil output.
> John P
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Thanks but the menu button didn't work in the builds from source, it
worked in the frontend installed from the ppa.
For anybody else that is stuck
I downloaded the theme as a zip from https://github.com/MythTV-Themes
and expanded it into /home/name/.mythtv/themes/Steppes.
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