[mythtv-users] Re: Xbox as FE

greg at nodecam.com greg at nodecam.com
Thu Oct 20 18:10:20 UTC 2005

>> devfs_register(lirc/0): could not append to parent, err: -17
> The same message is present in Rob's dmesg file, so I was wandering
> whether *his* remote was working. And those of you who have a working
> remote, do you have the above message in dmesg?

I've got the same message in my dmesg, and my (MS) remote works fine.

> Before tossing the remote away and looking for another one, I'd like to
> konw where the problem actually is.

I wonder if any video game stores in your area rent them?  That would be a
sure way to see if it's just your particular 3rd party brand or something.

As it stands, my frontend works perfectly with the torrent'd version (and
the few slight tweaks previously mentioned) except the LED control doesn't
seem to do anything at this point.  My home laptop is in for repairs right
now though, so my tinkering is hampered.


P.S. for whoever was wondering how to expand their filesystem - it's an
ext2 loopback filesystem - have a look here:

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