[ardour-dev] Re: [ardour-users] Ebuild posted to bug.gentoo.org forardour-0.9beta29

Mark Knecht markknecht at gmail.com
Tue Apr 19 09:22:40 PDT 2005

On 4/19/05, Polashek, Matthew <matthew_polashek at mcgraw-hill.com> wrote:
> I think the Getoo folks told me I had to compile the VST stuff:
> "The Gentoo box I'm nearest to isn't very up to date, but the most
> current version of Ardour on it doesn't seem to have USE flags for vst
> and coremidi. In which case the OP would have to do something like
> `ebuild unpack /path/to/ardour.ebuild` configure manually and then
> `ebuild install /path/to/ardour.ebuild`."
> I haven't had time to figure this out yet.  Busy with performances.

   All I looked at was the proposed ebuild in Bugzilla. It shows:

rc_compile() {
	# Required for scons to "see" intermediate install location
	mkdir -p ${D}
	scons DESTDIR=${D} PREFIX=/usr KSI=0 -j2

I think that this command will turn off KSI, which is on by default,
but it will not turn on VST support which is off by default.

I don't particularily need VST support. I'm just asking if it should
be included as an option.


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