[mythtv-users] Videos (ripped DVDs) + MCE remote

Nick knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Wed Sep 27 04:25:30 UTC 2006

On 27/09/06, Al Banks <ahbanks at gmail.com> wrote:
> Now that I'm able to rip DVDs (Thanks, everyone!), another small issue
> has come up.   My MCE remote works fine while viewing TV or playing a
> DVD, but while watching a ripped DVD it does nothing.
> It seems like mplayer doesn't like the lircrc file, when I play a .vob
> from outside of Myth, it looks like it loads one, but just doesn't do
> anything on the keypresses.
> Any ideas?

Assuming you have a valid lircrc setup for mplayer (that means having
the ~/.lircrc file/smylink in addition to the actual mplayer
commands), any chance it is a focus issue?


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