[mythtv-users] mythvideo, lirc and mplayer problem

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Sat Aug 21 22:43:10 EDT 2004

On Sat, Aug 21, 2004 at 03:02:14PM +0100, Stephen Tait wrote:
> 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
> >
> >begin
> >prog = mplayer
> >button = stop
> >repeat = 3
> >config = quit
> >end
> >
> >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.

Did I read that you can just link the two files together?  They are the
same format, right?

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