[mythtv-users] lirc for xine and mplayer

Stuart Morgan stuart at tase.co.uk
Wed Jun 22 16:54:50 UTC 2005

On Wed 22 June 2005 15:28, Jason Werpy wrote:
> I am having some trouble with lirc working with xine and mplayer.
> Its working fine for myth, but when I go into videos (mplayer), lirc
> doesn't seem to be working.  When I go into DVDs (xine) it doesn't
> work either.  The keyboard shortcuts do work, but the remote
> keypresses aren't coming through apparently.

Did you compile them from scratch or install them via an rpm or similar? Some 
pre-packaged distributions of Xine and Mplayer do not have native lirc 
support enabled and you need to compile from source instead.
Stuart Morgan

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