[mythtv-users] compile MythTV and install only the frontend

James jam at tigger.ws
Thu Sep 23 13:48:09 UTC 2021



> On 23 Sep 2021, at 9:02 pm, revans <revans42 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I have built MythTV from source and doing a "make install", installs
> both the frontend and backend. I have one machine that will be only a
> frontend but there doesn't seem to be a way to install only the
> frontend.
> 
> "configure --help" says nothing about building only the frontend.
> Same with "make install"
> 
> Am I right that if you compile from source you can only install both?

The extra bagage from having 'the unused one" is so slight it is a case of 'don't bother'
One can build either, I have but don't remember detail. no doubt configure --help
James 


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