[mythtv-users] Lost lirc with SVN

Bill Omer bill.omer at gmail.com
Sat Nov 24 17:20:36 UTC 2007

On Nov 24, 2007 4:28 AM, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 24/11/2007, Bill Omer <bill.omer at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I just installed the latest SVN, and my remote stopped working.  I had
> > to install liblircclient-dev and lirc-modules-source with apt-get
> > before configure gave me Lirc Support: yes
> >
> > I'm using the same ~/.lircrc which is symlinked to ~/.mythtv/lircrc
> > that I used with .20 and previous versions from SVN.
> >
> > I've ran mythfrontend with -v all, but haven't been able to find
> > anything to lean me in the right direction.  Does anyone have any
> > ideas?
> check:
> ldd /path/to/mythfrontend |grep "lirc"
> to make sure LIRC support is really linked in to the mythfrontend binary.
> Does irw work from the shell?

Yes irw works, so does irexec.

root at macmini:~# ldd /usr/local/bin/mythfrontend | grep lirc
        liblirc_client.so.0 => /usr/lib/liblirc_client.so.0 (0xb5e44000)

This is mythbuntu machine.  I've compiled the latest svn version by
hand.  lirc was stock with mythubuntu, I guess I could try building it
by source as well

Bill Omer

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