[mythtv-users] Help setting up IR Blaster
knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Dec 15 20:40:04 EST 2005
On 16/12/05, Jon Hoyt <jonhoyt at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm using Knoppmyth and I've been trying to set up an IR Blaster to
> change channels on my Dish Network receiver. I've been using the
> How-To at:
> All of the compiling in stage 1 went relatively smoothly, and stage 2
> was going well until I tried to install the ledxmit_serial module:
> root at mythtv:/home/mythtv# /sbin/modprobe ledxmit_serial
> FATAL: Error inserting ledxmit_serial
> (/lib/modules/188.8.131.52-chw-3/misc/ledxmit_serial.ko): Device or
> resource busy
> I don't know too much about this but I'm guessing something is already
> using com1? I only have one serial port.
> I've asked on the Knoppmyth forum, too, but I know there are a lot of
> geniuses on this list so I figured I'd post here too. Anyone know how
> to troubleshoot this or work around it?
Have you run something like:
/bin/setserial /dev/ttyS0 uart none
to make sure the serial port is free before trying to load the ledxmit driver?
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