[mythtv-users] Compiling latest SVN
lifter89 at comcast.net
Sat Nov 24 05:04:47 UTC 2007
Michael Rice wrote:
> On Nov 23, 2007 6:41 PM, Harry Devine <lifter89 at comcast.net> wrote:
>> If I enter 'which mythbackend', I get '/usr/local/bin/mythbackend', but
>> running 'mythbackend --version' still gives me '/usr/bin/mythbackend: No
>> such file or directory'. I can't find out why it's still looking for
>> mythbackend in /usr/bin.
> Earlier you said it works using the full path:
> /usr/local/bin/mythbackend --version
> If that works then it sure sounds like you have mythtv installed ok
> but there is a problem in your environment.
> The error is almost like what you'd see with a bad alias:
> [root at masterbackend mythtv]# alias foobar=/usr/bin/foobar
> [root at masterbackend mythtv]# foobar --version
> -bash: /usr/bin/foobar: No such file or directory
> But you also said which mythbackend printed the correct file... for an
> alias I think it would do this:
> [root at masterbackend mythtv]# which foobar
> alias foobar='/usr/bin/foobar'
> I have an FC6 install so I don't know specifically if there are any
> environmental oddities like this with MythDora. When all else fails
> you can always reboot the machine... I think I am out of ideas.
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Yeah, I'm out of them as well. But, in the meantime, Axel had gotten in
touch with me over this (some of my replies have been to him and the
list). I decided to enable the atrpms-bleeding repo and give that a try
and that seemed to work. I ran make uninstall to remove everything I
compiled, then yum --enable=atrpms-bleeding install mythtv to get the
latest packages installed. It seemed to work out well. Like I said
earlier: something wasn't right in how I was compiling from source, but
I have the latest package version now, so it's all good. I'd still like
to get SVN compilations installed and working at some point though, so I
could possibly be of more development help in the future. But, I guess
that'll happen in the future.
Thanks so much for the time and help on this! I really appreciate it!
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