[ubuntu-uk] motorola v3 phone

Robert McWilliam rmcw at allmail.net
Sat Nov 17 16:37:25 GMT 2007

On Sat, 17 Nov 2007 16:22:37 +0000
Farran Lee <fazzy.baboon at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> no, sorry. That won't work either. 
> (You may have come across this before from me - I have posted it a
> couple of times.) Months ago, I attempted to install MythTV and all
> it's addons. When it got about half way through the installation
> process, it asked for configuration; for a MySQL database. I didn't
> really know what it was, thought it was some kind of online
> subscription or something. Recently discovered it was something
> actually on my computer - except it hadn't been in the dependencies
> list for MythTV when it was installing. So I _still_ have a half
> installed MythTV, and no MySQL. I can't install or remove anything. I
> tried installing MySQL through source (or whatever it is when it
> isn't a .deb - basically unarchiving a gzip and using the make
> commands etc), but my computer has NEVER liked that process. I would
> be hugely pleased if this could be fixed, although I am due to build
> a new pc soon.

The options for installing stuff are really the package manager or
building it from source. Just to encourage my laziness in not going
looking for previous threads: what is the output from aptitude when you
ask it to install stuff (or remove mythTV)?

Robert McWilliam     rmcw at allmail.net    www.ormiret.com

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