Git for Windows
In order to pull down MythTV source code and to automate the generation of a version file, you need to have Git for Windows installed.
Here are a few details to note:
- Need to configure to run from the Windows Command Prompt
- Must not change line endings "Checout as-is, commit as-is"
All other options can be left with defaults.
Installing Git on Windows
This guide used version 1.8.3 of Git downloaded from:
Use default values for all screen except the following:
When on "Adjusting your PATH environment" page, make sure to choose "Run Git from the Windows Command Prompt"
When asked about line endings... make sure to select "Checkout as-is, commit as-is".