MythTV port committed (was: Possible FreeBSD port?)
ahze at ahze.net
Fri Dec 22 15:16:15 PST 2006
On 12/20/06, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog at freebsd.org> wrote:
> On Wednesday, 20 December 2006 at 7:29:45 +0100, Hans Nieser wrote:
> > Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
> >> Yes, I have just about finished porting MythTV, based on the good
> >> work by Stacey Son. The main issue I have at the moment is getting
> >> it to configure cleanly. I suppose I could commit first and fix
> >> those details later, but I'd rather not.
> > I would definitely be interested in getting MythTV to run on my
> > FreeBSD box! Now that usleepless has enabled me to use my WinTV
> > PVR150 (thanks for that!) with his modified 250 driver, I'm trying
> > to turn it into a media-center. I've been toying with Elisa but it
> > was a pain to compile and isn't really stable yet (but it is still
> > early in development so that was to be expected).
> I've now committed the port to the Ports Collection
> (/usr/ports/multimedia/mythtv). The installation is no better than
> what MythTV provides (i.e. you're on your own for configuration), and
> I want to fix that, but it should work as it is. On the other hand,
> Stephen reports problems with dependencies, so I haven't connected it
> to the build. Please try it out and contact me with any problems you
> may have.
> See complete headers for address and phone numbers.
I sent the same email a yesterday in private, I'm guessing you might not
have gotten it... but the following line needs to be in RUN_DEPENDS and
probably not even needed in BUILD_DEPENDS.
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