[mythtv-users] Rebuild source rpms HOWTO
kmmyth at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 18:53:21 UTC 2005
On 4/19/05, Joe Votour <joevph at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I've done it for the 0.17 release, but I don't have
> access to the information while I'm at work (I only
> enabled MythWeb access to my machine, not SSH). I
> haven't done it for 0.18, I'm going to reinstall
> everything before doing it for 0.18 (because I want to
> install FC3 x86_64).
> But the basic jist of it is that you need to fetch the
> macros and put them somewhere in /etc (I think the
> directory under etc is rpm, or something else).
> I don't have the full details with me, but if somebody
> else hasn't posted how to do it, I'll put some quick
> instructions together and post them tonight.
> My only reluctance to do this is that Axel might be
> bombarded with questions if the rebuilds fail or cause
> some strange behavior.
> Axel, Jarod, if neither of you gets around to this
> before me, do either of you have any objections to me
> putting something together?
> -- Joe
If Axel and Jarod don't object, please post the info. I posted a
very similar request earlier. I'm trying to recompile the 0.17 SRPMs,
but with a patch added in. The compilation step succeeds, but the
packaging is failing.
> --- John Freer <john_freer at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Hey all:
> > I was wondering if someone could do me a small
> > favor. I'd like to
> > rebuild the atrpms packages and change a couple
> > compile options for
> > my configuration. Unfortunately, I've found out
> > that its not as
> > simple as "rpmbuild --bb mythtv.srpm" My stumbling
> > block is the
> > revision tag. Even after I solved that, it still
> > didn't build
> > correctly.
> > I searched the atrpms lists and found some pieces of
> > the solution,
> > but haven't gotten all the way yet.
> > Anyway, if someone was willing to either:
> > 1. Respond with a step-by-step set of instructions,
> > I'll verify the
> > instructions and post 'em to mythtv.info.
> > 2. Post an instruction set as a HOWTO on the
> > mythtv.info site.
> > Thanks,
> > John.
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