[mythtv-users] StreamZap Remote button Mod.

Douglas Mackay douglas.mackay at gmail.com
Sat Dec 5 11:42:52 UTC 2009

2009/12/5 Stephen Grob <sgrob at mtco.com>:
> I see where Ian Dobson linked the red button on his remote to the "i" key so
> it brings up the delete/transcode menu in the following thread:
> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1344135&highlight=how+to+delete+recordings
> To my knowledge using the "i" key is the only way to delete recordings on
> Mythbuntu 9.10. I searched the doc, all the Mythbuntu menus and did a lot of
> Googling but could not come up with an alternative.
> What I need is to either know where the delete recordings menu is in 9.10 if
> there is one, or a short tutorial on how to modify lirc to link the red
> button on my remote so it does the "i" function when pressed. All the lirc
> doc I read said to make the modification in the lircrc file which I can not
> find on my mythbuntu machine.

To map the button in lirc you just need to edit ~/.lirc/mythtv and add

    remote = Streamzap_PC_Remote
    prog = mythtv
    button = RED
    config = I

you could also map one of the other colour button to the delete 'd' key.

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