[mythtv-users] Miro & Mirobridge on 12.04

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Mon Jul 16 01:40:25 UTC 2012


On Mon, Jul 16, 2012 at 1:29 PM, jr <jraymyth at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 15, 2012 at 10:05 AM, Doug Vaughan <r.d.vaughan at rogers.com> wrote:
>> Jr,
>>     From the data you provided it looks like the Miro 11.10 (Natty) deb is
>> being installed on 12.04 (Precise), from a Miro PPA. I am not sure why that
>> is happening but I suggest removing/disable the Miro PPA from your "Other
>> Software" repository settings. After refreshing/updating your repository
>> information you will have a 12.04 compatible Miro v4.04 deb available for
>> installation.
>>
>> Please back up your Miro database directory (~/.miro) before trying the Miro
>> v4.04 install just in case the database had been updated by a previous
>> version of Miro that was a higher than v4.04 (e.g. v4.06). I have no idea if
>> there would be any issues but better safe than sorry.
>>
>> Assuming the installation worked just start Miro once to let any updates
>> occur then try mirobridge. See wiki for testing:
>> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/MiroBridge#Test_that_your_installation_is_properly_configured
>>
>> Good Luck
>>
>> Doug
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>
> Hmm.  I am under the impression (from googling) that there is no
> current Miro 4.0 compile available for 12.04.  And that modding
> sources.list to pull from Natty is the only way to get it.   It was
> such a strong impression that I did not even try to pull Miro 4.0
> first.  I take it this is incorrect?

The place to look is packages.ubuntu.com, which seems to show 4.04 in
precise and quantal:

http://packages.ubuntu.com/search?keywords=miro&searchon=names&suite=all&section=all


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