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==Prerequirements==
 
==Prerequirements==
At first Fedora Core 2 has to be installed. Ideally choose the userdefined installation method and choose the Kernel sources and Kernel developments packages.
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At first Fedora Core 2 has to be installed. Ideally choose the userdefined installation method and choose the Kernel sources and Kernel development packages.
  
 
A current Kernel is at www.kernel.org
 
A current Kernel is at www.kernel.org
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* [[LIRC installation]]
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==RPM packages==
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There are also prebuilt RPM packages of VDR and a bunch of plugins for Fedora Core 4 (and soon later) available at http://rpm.livna.org/
  
 
==Links==
 
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| VDR HowTo for Fedora 1 (fc1)
 
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Revision as of 07:13, 17 October 2005

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Description

Prerequirements

At first Fedora Core 2 has to be installed. Ideally choose the userdefined installation method and choose the Kernel sources and Kernel development packages.

A current Kernel is at www.kernel.org

Linux installation

The file /boot/config has to be copied to /usr/src/linux and renamed to .config

cp /boot/config /usr/src/linux/.config

Afterwards the new kernel can be compiled with the (copied over) old configuration

cd /usr/src/linux
make oldconfig
make
make modules_install
make install

Restart Linux.

VDR installation

The installation is explained in

and if a infrared remote control should be used

RPM packages

There are also prebuilt RPM packages of VDR and a bunch of plugins for Fedora Core 4 (and soon later) available at http://rpm.livna.org/

Links

[1] http://fedora.redhat.com Fedora homepage
[2] http://www.kernel.org Linux Kernel homepage
[3] http://www.cydiction.de VDR HowTo for Fedora 1 (fc1)
[4] http://rpm.livna.org VDR packages for FCx