[mythtv-users] Problems running mplayer on XBOX - LIRC related

Ed Lea ed at orangebits.cx
Fri Aug 27 06:09:54 EDT 2004

On Thu, Aug 26, 2004 at 04:59:24PM -0400, Jay R. Ashworth wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 26, 2004 at 09:41:12PM +0100, Paul Volkaerts wrote:
> > I just installed Mythtv onto my XBOX using Xebian 1.0.3 and the latest 0.4
> > build of Xbox-Mythtv; and most things are up and running very quickly.
> > 
> > I cannot however get mplayer to work for MythVideo.
> > 
> > When I try just running "mplayer" from the command line it loads some config
> > files, says "Setting up LIRC..." then bombs out with a segmentation fault
> > and some errors about files not existing. Clearly my lircrc file exists as I
> > am using the remote with Mythtv.
> FAQ!  FAQ!!

Where is the FAQ? There doesn't seem to be one on the main Myth site

> Myth puts it's lircrc in a non-standard place; you need to link it to
> the common location.

What it's common location? I'm having the same problem. I know there is
an lircrc in ~/.mythtv/ but where does mplayer look for this file?


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