[mythtv-users] LIRC Problem, MTV.20, FC5
trey at verustech.com
Thu Sep 21 16:35:35 UTC 2006
> Now I'm rather confused. If you don't have /etc/lircd.conf, how can
> expect lirc to work. Are you saying that a 'yum update' removed it?
I didn't expect it to work. I'm sure that somehow either I removed it,
or the yum remove did when I was trying to "reinstall", which was a
stupid thing to do.
> Anyway, if you have the Microsoft USB IR unit, you probably want
> /usr/share/doc/lirc-0.8.1/remotes/mceusb/lircd.conf.mceusb, which is
> part of the lirc RPM.
Thanks! Didn't know those were there.
> Don't forget that you'll still need ~/.lircrc. If you once had lirc
> working, you'll probably still have that file.
I didn't have it working in Myth yet (hadn't even tried), just that irw
would output the codes to the screen.
Now, even with lirdc.conf in place, when I run lircd, this is what I get
Sep 21 11:34:09 mythtvbe lircd-0.8.1-CVS: lircd(userspace) ready
And when I run irw, it just goes back to the prompt. This is in
Sep 21 11:34:30 mythtvbe lircd-0.8.1-CVS: accepted new client on
Sep 21 11:34:30 mythtvbe lircd-0.8.1-CVS: could not get file
information for /dev/lirc
Sep 21 11:34:30 mythtvbe lircd-0.8.1-CVS: default_init(): No such
file or directory
Sep 21 11:34:30 mythtvbe lircd-0.8.1-CVS: caught signal
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