[mythtv-users] Avenard Jaunty mythtv-backend/upstart-job problem

Wayne Thomas waynethomas69 at gmail.com
Thu Apr 15 05:07:24 UTC 2010


On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 1:48 AM, Jean-Yves Avenard <jyavenard at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
>
> On 15 April 2010 06:24, John Veness <John.Veness.mythtv at pelago.org.uk> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> My combined FE/BE is running Ubuntu Jaunty (9.04), using JYA's avenard.org
>> repo, specifically:
>>
>> http://www.avenard.org/files/ubuntu-repos jaunty release
>>
>> This has been fine and updating successfully for several months. Currently I
>> have 0.22.0-fixes23953-0ubuntu1 installed.
>>
>> Recently a new version, 0.22.0-fixes24035-0ubuntu1 came out, but the
>> mythtv-backend component of that wants to be removed. When I check why, I
>> see that it depends on ubuntu-job, but that doesn't exist in jaunty as far
>> as I can see. Older versions of mythtv-backend don't have that dependency.
>>
>> Is there any fix for this, other than updating Ubuntu?
>
> That's surprising... (if not impossible :P )
>
> The 0.22 packages haven't been updated since they first came out last
> year. The only difference is the SVN revision used... The packages
> source code is the same...
>
> The packages are also build in a jail in a clean install for each OS.
> So you can't have a dependency on something that doesn't exist in that
> particular version.
>
> Those are the current dependencies:
>  Depends: mythtv-common (= 2:0.22.0-fixes24035-0ubuntu1),
> mythtv-transcode-utils (= 2:0.22.0-fixes24035-0ubuntu1), libavc1394-0
> (>= 0.5.3), libc6 (>= 2.4), libfreetype6 (>= 2.2.1), libgcc1 (>=
> 1:4.1.1), libgl1-mesa-glx | libgl1, libglu1-mesa | libglu1,
> libiec61883-0 (>= 1.1.0), libmyth-0.22-0 (>= 2:0.22.0-fixes24035),
> libpulse0 (>= 0.9.14), libqt4-network (>= 4.5.0~+rc1), libqt4-sql (>=
> 4.5.0~+rc1), libqt4-xml (>= 4.5.0~+rc1), libqtcore4 (>= 4.5.0~+rc1),
> libqtgui4 (>= 4.5.0~+rc1), libraw1394-8, libstdc++6 (>= 4.1.1),
> libx11-6, libxext6, libxinerama1, libxrandr2 (>= 2:1.2.99.2), libxv1,
> libxvmc1, libxxf86vm1, zlib1g (>= 1:1.1.4), cron, wget, zenity |
> kdebase-bin, gksu | kdebase-bin, ttf-liberation | msttcorefonts,
> libmyth-perl, xterm, debconf (>= 0.5) | debconf-2.0, upstart-job
>
> No ubuntu-job, only reference is on upstart-job
>
> Are you sure you're still using the same repository? (jaunty release)
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I had the exact same problem (Trying to install mythtv-backend on
Jaunty, upstart-job dependancy).  I searched around and couldn't
identify a package to satisfy this dependancy so gave up and used the
Mythbuntu packages instead.  Would be interested in the solution out
of curiosity...

Cheers
Wayne


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