[mythtv-users] Prebuffering pause/CPU speed or memory issue; ATI remotes

Bob Sully rcs at malibyte.net
Thu Mar 22 17:45:55 UTC 2007

R. G. Newbury wrote:
> Bob Sully wrote:
>> I'll keep working on getting the remote that came with the case to
>> work...weird, though, there are certain buttons, like "Vol+" and "Vol-",
>> that don't work right even though there are valid codes in lircd.conf
>> and
>> mappings in .lircrc (in this case, despite the fact that I have them
>> mapped to "[" and "]", pressing the keys results in "<-" and "->", so
>> the
>> recording skips back or forward instead of changing the volume).
> Unless you have a typo in the codes listing in lircd.conf, (such that
> your definitions are swapped) my bet would be that you have more than
> one lircrc file floating around.
> IIRC, there is one of these as /home/mythtv/.lircrc. There can be one as
> /home/mythtv/.mythtv/lircrc. There can be one as /root/.lircrc and you
> could even have others floating around. The only safe way to handle this
> is to make symlinks so that all of them are the same file at
> /home/mythtv/.lircrc.
> Find is your friend.
> Geoff


Yeah, thought of that.  The actual file is called ~/lircrc, with symlinks
to it called ~/.lircrc and ~/mythtv/.lircrc.

I will go in an check for duplicate codes tonight; I think that may be the

(fellow Ontario native, transplanted to California)

Bob Sully - Simi Valley, California, USA

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