[mythtv-users] Lirc not working with PVR-250

John Johnson johnatl at mac.com
Tue Dec 28 02:15:25 UTC 2004

Thanks for the reply!

I finally found out about irrecord. Part of the file created is 
attached. As you can see, quite a few of the codes are the same. It 
also grumbled about the toggle bit being invalid, no matter what speed 
I pressed a button at the end.

Thanks for any help.


begin remote

   name  hauppauge-2.conf
   bits           13
   eps            30
   aeps          100

   one             0     0
   zero            0     0
   gap          199986
   toggle_bit      0

       begin codes
           Go                       0x00000000000017BB
           Off                      0x00000000000017BB
           Tv                       0x0000000000001FBD
           Videos                   0x000000000000179C
           Music                    0x0000000000001799
           Pictures                 0x0000000000001799
           Guide                    0x000000000000179B
           Radio                    0x000000000000179B

On 27-Dec-2004, at 06:57, Niels den Otter wrote:

> John,
> On Sunday, 26 December 2004, John Johnson wrote:
>> I'm running KnoppMyth R4V5, and can't get even a twitch from the 
>> remote. I
>> can see it is emitting IR using my camcorder. I can occasionally get
>> output by using 'hexdump /dev/lirc' and pressing remote buttons
>> repeatedly. Can't get irw to print anything, just sits there. Ran 
>> lircmd,
>> no response to the remote in X. I have the grey Hauppauge! remote. The
>> number buttons are at the bottom, as are the colored buttons.
>> I'm about to jump into recompiling lirc, but not sure if that will 
>> help.
>> Any suggestions are greatly appreciated!
> Sounds like you are using an incorrect lircd.conf for your remote. Can 
> you
> try irrecord to see what it generates and compare that to your 
> lircd.conf
> file?
> -- Niels
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