[mythtv-users] MyBlaster/Serial

Mark Gilmore markgilmore1322 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 26 14:02:10 UTC 2007

On 1/26/07, R <rawgarlic at gmail.com> wrote:
> I got a MyBlaster/Serial for my MythTV.
> Want to use it to change channels on my Satellite STB.
> Did the chmod 755 on CodeSearch.pl and MyBlaster.pl
> Changed the port to Com1 because it worked and Com2 did not.
> Could not find the code for my STB in the MyBlaster Library directory.
> So I ran CodeSearch.pl on all the codes:
> TV, CABLE, Video Acc, DSS/Satellite, VCR, Laser Disk,
> DVD, Tuner/Amp, Amplifier, CD, Home Control
> CodeSearch.pl found 2 codes:
> The TV code 717. But with it MyBlaster.pl turns the
> Power on and off.  That's it.  No channel changes.
> The DVD code 711.  But with it MyBlaster.pl turns the
> Power on and off.  Channel changes don't work at all
> or produce other results like Mute Volume.
> I'm stuck.
> How do I make this IR Blaster learn the codes?
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Somebody modified the original script to add learning capability.  Take at
the post by vlado on this page (third one down):


*I personally have not tried it yet.
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