[mythtv-users] VFD Display

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Mon Mar 26 01:57:24 UTC 2007

On 26/03/07, Mark Bell <markb at pilgrim.com> wrote:

> After a complete reinstall of Mythdora and LCDproc 0.5.1

Did you install LCDproc from source or from a binary file (an RPM)?

> This is what I get at boot
> *Starting Service LCDd: imon: Error opening /dev/lcd0 (no such file or
> *directory}
> *Imon: Did you load the iMon VFD kernel Module?
> *Driver [imon] init failed, return code <0
> *Could not load driver imon
> *There is no output driver
> I was under the impression that the imon driver was included in LCDproc?

It is. But it needs to be built and installed if you downloaded the source.

> I tried installing the standalone version of the IMON_VFD
> But the make fails

Maybe you don't have the kernel-devel souce installed?

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