[MPlayer-users] strange thing happens when updating via cvs

Arpi arpi at thot.banki.hu
Sun Oct 21 20:41:11 CEST 2001


> Good day,
> in the past few days, and also today, when I updated an existing mplayer source
> with cvs, I could not compile mplayer:
> gcc: something/something.h: no such file or directory.
> 'make dep' also shows the very same error message.
> I do re-run configure, do 'make dep clean', nothing helps.
> However, deleting the source and downloading again the complete mplayer (also
> with cvs), solves the problem, mplayer compiles perfectly.
> Could it be a buggy cvs client in my Debian Sid (which is the unstable
> version of debian), or something else wicked is going on?

you should use 'cvs update -d'. -d means update new directories.
nowdays i reorganize source, made few new directories, and simple
cvs update only updates existing files/dirs.

A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team

mailto:arpi at thot.banki.hu

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