[mythtv-users] lircd and automatic startup

Rob Rosenfeld mythtv.org at rosenfeld.to
Wed Nov 17 09:26:22 UTC 2004

jsee at emich.edu wrote:

>Here is my problem. mythbackend and lircd start just fine during boot 
>up, at least the log (/var/log/boot.log) says they do. However my 
>remote does not work.
>If I kill mythbackend and mythfrontend, manually start lircd, then 
>start mythbackend and mythfrontend again then everything works just 
>Anybody have this happened to them or have any ideas how to fix this?
Have you tried testing with irw as noted in Jarod's guide?  Maybe it's 
permissions on the lirc device depend on who starts it?

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