[mythtv-users] Can't get lirc working with cvs version

pcf mythtv-users at futrix.com.au
Sun May 16 09:56:16 EDT 2004

At 11:36 PM 16/05/2004, you wrote:
>pcf wrote:
>>I have been running the pre-packaged Debian install of Myth successfully, 
>>and I have decided to now try the cvs version.
>>I have removed the Debian install using "dpkg -remove", and compiled and 
>>installed the cvs version, which works perfectly with the exception of 
>>the IR remote control (basic serial IR receiver).
>>The remote was working fine with the Debian version, and no changes have 
>>been made to the lirc installation. I have checked that:
>>- lircd is running
>>- the /home/mythtv/.mythtv/lircrc file is still present and unchanged
>>- irw and mode2 work ok
>>but mythfrontend just doesn't respond to the remote.
>>Before compiling I uncommented the following two lines from settings.pro:
>>CONFIG += using_lirc
>>LIRC_LIBS = -llirc_client
>>Can anyone suggest anything I am missing?
>>mythtv-users mailing list
>>mythtv-users at mythtv.org
>When you were using the Debian package were you using Myth's built in LIRC 
>support, or were you running irxevent?

I was using Myth's built in LIRC support.

BTW: my LIRC version is the cvs version, as the packaged version wouldn't 
work on my kernel 2.6.4. I'm using lirc_serial with a home-brew serial IR 

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