[mythtv-users] Update to lirc 0.8.5 breaks things

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Mon Jun 22 02:51:23 UTC 2009

On Jun 21, 2009, at 1:57 AM, Mark Goldberg <marklgoldberg at gmail.com>  

> I can confirm that updating lirc rpms to 0.8.5 broke lirc_mceusb2.
> Reverting back to the following rpms fixed it.
> lirc-doc-0.8.4a-1.fc10.x86_64
> lirc-devel-0.8.4a-1.fc10.x86_64
> lirc-remotes-0.8.4a-1.fc10.x86_64
> lirc-0.8.4a-1.fc10.x86_64
> lirc-libs-0.8.4a-1.fc10.x86_64
> No kernel changes were done, just reverted to the older lirc rpms.
> I am still using the kernel.
> I got the same errors:
> could not get hardware features
> this device driver does not support the LIRC ioctl interface
> make sure you use a current version of the driver
> could not init hardware (lircd running ? --> close it, check

Well damn, that ain't good... Serves me right for not trying out 0.8.5  
w/the current F10 kernel... So I need to figure out what to do to fix  
that situation...

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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