[mythtv-users] Mythbuntu PPA Zesty Builds

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Tue Sep 19 10:52:27 UTC 2017

On 19/09/17 11:20, Roger Siddons wrote:
>> Looks like mythgallery was never ported to support OpenGLES
>> If it hasn't been merged into the main code (I can't rememeber if
>> it has or not), then it either needs porting to OpenGLES or
>> configure changes to auto disable mythgallery if OpenGL = OpenGLES
> Theoretically MythGallery was obsoleted by
> https://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Gallery
> But it's on life support if it still builds and causes no grief (as a
> backup and for those who don't like the new one).
> There's been little feedback on the new one: it's either perfect or
> no-one is using it...
> The only feature MythGallery adds is (dodgy) support for RAW format
> images. I did have a patch/ideas a long time ago but there was little
> interest.
> Unless someone wants to port it to OpenGLES, disabling it where
> necessary or by default wouldn't be a problem IMO.

Anyone with an rpi handy that can patch the plugins configure
with the following patch, then run with --enable-mythgallery
and see if gallery ends up disabled?



diff --git a/mythplugins/configure b/mythplugins/configure
index 9ba22c8..6491c4c 100755
--- a/mythplugins/configure
+++ b/mythplugins/configure
@@ -602,6 +602,7 @@ fi
 # OpenGL is only used for mythgallery and must not be OpenGL ES!
 if enabled opengl && test "$OPENGLES" = "HAVE_GLES2_GL2_H=yes"; then
     disable opengl
+    disable gallery

 #Test if fftw_lib3 is available


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