[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] VDR developer version 1.3.38

Jere Malila jere.malila at protacon.com
Sat Jan 14 17:12:22 CET 2006


Patrick Cernko wrote:

>Tommi Lundell wrote:
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>>Peter Bieringer wrote:
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>>>For those who get following error during compilation (like me on Fedora
>>>Core 4):
>>>
>>>vdr.c:34:28: error: sys/capability.h: No such file or directory
>>>vdr.c: In function 'bool SetCapSysTime()':
>>>vdr.c:106: error: 'cap_t' was not declared in this scope
>>>vdr.c:106: error: expected `;' before 'caps'
>>>vdr.c:107: error: 'caps' was not declared in this scope
>>>vdr.c:111: error: 'caps' was not declared in this scope
>>>vdr.c:111: error: 'cap_set_proc' was not declared in this scope
>>>vdr.c:113: error: 'cap_free' was not declared in this scope
>>>vdr.c:116: error: 'caps' was not declared in this scope
>>>vdr.c:116: error: 'cap_free' was not declared in this scope
>>>make: *** [vdr.o] Error 1
>>>
>>>The missing file is included in package "libcap-devel".
>>>
>>>    Peter
>>> 
>>>
>>>      
>>>
>>Hello
>>
>>I use debian (testing release) and after installing "apt-get install
>>libcap-bin libcap-dev libcap1" packages vdr (1.3.38) compiling fine.
>>But when i try to start it "source/vdr/vdr-1.3.38# ./vdr -c /etc/vdr -L
>>/usr/local/lib/vdr/ -w 60 -E /var/cache/vdr/ -Pdxr3" I get error "vdr:
>>cap_set_proc failed: Operation not permitted"
>>
>>Even command "./vdr --help" gives that "vdr: cap_set_proc failed:
>>Operation not permitted" error.
>>
>>Any idea how i get vdr 1.3.38  working?
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>>    
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>
>I remember that  once did a "modprobe capability" as the module seams
>not to be loaded automatically on capability access. So this might be a
>reason for capabilities access to fail.
>
>@Klaus: Maybe you should make a note in the documentation about that.
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Did you ever found any solution for this problem? I'm currently facing this.

-Jere-



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