[mythtv-users] mythvideo, lirc and mplayer problem

Stephen Tait tait at digitallaw.co.uk
Sat Aug 21 10:02:14 EDT 2004

At 15:02 21/08/2004 +0200, you wrote:
>I am having problems getting lirc to work with mplayer for mythvideo.
>LIRC does work for all the other mythtv components but when playing back
>videos with mythvideo the remote doesn't work. I have compiled mplayer
>(1.0pre5) with lirc support and I am using mythtv 0.15.1 with native
>lirc support.
>In my ~/.mythtv/lircrc I have entries like
>prog = mplayer
>button = stop
>repeat = 3
>config = quit
>for mplayer, but they don't seem to work. I am forgetting something?

Yup! mplayer reads it's LIRC information from ~/.lircrc, not 
~/.mythtv/lircrc. Just copy the mplayer entries from one file to the other.

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