[mythtv] X10 MouseRemote for Linux

mythtv-dev@snowman.net mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Mon, 9 Dec 2002 16:27:54 -0600 (CST)

On  9 Dec, Harondel J. Sibble wrote:
> On 9 Dec 2002 at 15:03, misleb@onshore.com wrote:
>> All this talk about remotes has got me thinking. I was initially going
>> to get one of those pack bell remotes for a few bucks. But then I
>> realized that I only have one serial port! I am also going to need an IR
>> transmitter to change channels on a cable box. 
> Get a serial to usb adaptor or use a pci multiport serial card.
> ex's
> http://www.lavalink.com/products/serial/prod_dserial_pci.html

Ok. I was confused by the lirc faq. I guess its just homebrew IR
recievers that you can't convert to USB. But "IRman" devices can?
Are most commercial remotes irman such as the Packard Bell?