aweder at mac
Apr 20, 2004, 1:43 PM
Post #2 of 2
RE: Installing kmdl via apt/yum (was: atrpms-users Digest, Vol 3, Issue 19)
[In reply to]
ah, I see. Thanks for your reply. I was using synaptic to install
and update RPMs for the last couple of weeks, but I'm now considering
going back to the command line to gain more control over the choice of
I already had the suspicion that some of the problems I have been
running into for weeks now might be due to installation problems
(e.g. installing ivtv and not getting any audio despite all the
tricks and twists mentioned in various FAQs).
Thanks again, and thank you for your excellent packages
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Axel Thimm [mailto:Axel.Thimm [at] ATrpms]
> Sent: Dienstag, 20. April 2004 12:40
> To: Andreas Weder
> Cc: ATrpms user list
> Subject: Installing kmdl via apt/yum (was: atrpms-users Digest, Vol 3,
> Issue 19)
> On Tue, Apr 20, 2004 at 12:32:37PM +0200, Andreas Weder wrote:
> > > There are also two ivtv version at ATrpms (or more, but in principle
> > > at least): One labeled "ivtv" and one "ivtv-experimental" (part of
> > > at-bleeding). The latter has very recent sources, even more recent
> > > than CVS (the Chris Kennedy patch series). I suggest to try these, if
> > > you need something newer than 0.1.9.
> > I tried ivtv-0.1.10-30_pre2_ck35 before, but it asked me to install
> > the original FC1 kernel, if I remember correctly (kernel-2.4.22-1.2176).
> > Are you planning to also release 0.1.10 pre modules with support
> > for the current kernel-2.4.22-1.2179.nptl_47 kernels?
> There are already there (check http://ATrpms.net/name/ivtv-experimental/),
> in fact there are kmdls for the following (FC1) kernels available:
> kernelsrh="2.4.22-1.2179.nptl 2.4.22-1.2174.nptl"
> What I guess has happened to you is the apt/yum "I know I want to
> install a kmdl, but I don't know for which kernel, so let me pick one
> at random"-bug. ;)
> Try forcing the choice of the kmdl with
> apt-get/yum install ivtv-kmdl-`uname -r` ivtv
> (needs modification for smp kernels)
> Axel.Thimm at ATrpms.net