[mythtv-users] Can't get HDHR to send IR info
scram69 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 22 17:11:15 UTC 2008
On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 6:47 AM, Jason Weida <jason.m.weida at gmail.com> wrote:
> I can't seem to get the HDHR to send IR traffic to my mythbox. I downloaded
> DTV36 conf file (for my DTV "peanut" remote) and copied it to
> /etc/lirc/lircd.conf. I have setup the HDHR to send ir to my
> mythbackend/frontend with:
> hdhomerun_config 1013xxxx set /ir/target "192.168.2.101:5000 no_clear"
> Then, I killed the running lircd and re-launched with:
> lircd -H udp -d 5000
> Then, I started irw to see if I was getting anythng. Nothing showed up with
> keypresses from my DirecTV peanut remote.
> sudo tcpdump -nS -i eth1
> shows nothing as well. Anyone have any idea where I can start to look for
> the problem? Maybe the router is blocking port 5000? Maybe my ubuntu box
> is not configured to receive traffic on port 5000? Is there supposed to be
> an talkback LED on the HDHR, because it's not showing anything when I key
> the remote? Thanks for any help!
I was not able to get irw to work with the HDHR either. What I ended
up doing was using the HDHR and irrecord to make my own .conf file:
sudo irrecord -H udb -d 5000 "your_remote.conf"
Then copied the file it made to /etc/lirc/lircd.conf
Hope this helps-
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