[mythtv] Build of MythTV on Fedora 32

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Mon Jul 27 14:54:02 UTC 2020

On 25/07/2020 22:40, Klaas de Waal wrote:
> Hi,
> After a clean install of Fedora 32 on what was previously my Windows
> laptop I have built today's MythTV master as documented
> in https://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Build_from_Source
> Install ansible and loading dependencies OK.
> Install mythtv. OK.
> However, the configure fails:
> klaas at MyZen mythtv]$ ./configure --prefix=/home/klaas/mythtv-master/usr
> ERROR: libXxf86vm not found
> This is then solved by installing this library:
> klaas at MyZen mythtv]$ sudo dnf install libXxf86vm-devel
> after which configure and make are OK.
> The most obvious solution is:
> - add libXxf86vm-devel to the dependencies in Ansible
> However, there could be a relation to the problems in ticket #13483
> about X11 in Wayland, and maybe the way forward is to remove the
> dependencies on X11 libraries.

I didn't think we actually required this library anymore???
My preference would be to move towards not requiring it if possible.


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