[mythtv-users] Hauppauge Nova-T PCI and LIRC

Graeme Hilton graeme.hilton at fishter.org.uk
Tue Dec 6 06:07:29 EST 2005

On Tue, 6 December, 2005 10:59 am, Adrian Kladnig wrote:
> Graeme Hilton wrote:
>>Yay!  It's working!  I recompiled lirc with the --driver=devinput option
>>and started lircd with the command line 'lircd --driver=dev/input
>>--device=/dev/input/event0' then 'irxevent &'.
>>I've remapped a few of the buttons in /home/mythtv/.lircrc so they make
>>more sense to me and my GF.
> I struggled for about a month with this. Eventually, I ended up
> modifying budget-ci.c to make the remote work. I found that the Nova-t
> doesn't use LIRC at all, the only problem being that I have to recompile
> everytime I install a new kernel.
> Your method seems so much easier, so I'll have to give it a go!

Quite simple now I know what steps to follow!  I'm still using the latest
FC4 x86_64 kernel (2.6.13) with no modifications so no need to keep
recompiling every few weeks/months.

Graeme Hilton

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