[mythtv-users] Fedora 11 and lirc
cram.rigby at gmail.com
Sat Jun 27 12:56:27 UTC 2009
Thanks Jarod. I got lirc and the nvidia drivers update for the new
kernel, but not without some issues (kernel-firmware is a dependency I
couldn't find...I had to enable the rawhide repository for that). For
others that might be following this thread, here are the commands I
used based on Jarod's suggestion to try RPM fusion's akmods:
# I had to temporarily disable package signing in /etc/yum.conf
# Change gpgcheck=1 to gpgcheck=0. This is a workaround as one
# of the packages wasn't signed. Don't forget to change it back.
yum install kernel-18.104.22.168-198.fc11.i586.rpm \
# kernel-firmware >= 22.214.171.124-198.fc11 is needed by
# Try adding enablerepo=rawhide:
yum --enablerepo=rawhide install kernel-126.96.36.199-198.fc11.i586.rpm \
# Install the akmods. See:
rpm -Uvh http://download1.rpmfusion.org/nonfree/fedora/rpmfusion-nonfree-release-stable.noarch.rpm
yum install akmod-nvidia
# check /etc/grub.conf to make sure the new kernel is selected
reboot # my boot process got hung here for some reason
reboot # after ssh'ing in and issuing a second reboot command,
everything came up fine.
My F10 -> F11 transition was definitely the most painful upgrade I've
done in a while. I guess that's the price of staying on the bleeding
edge. Hopefully things stabilize a bit in the coming months. Thanks
again for your help.
On Fri, Jun 26, 2009 at 11:26 PM, Jarod Wilson<jarod at wilsonet.com> wrote:
> On Jun 26, 2009, at 10:46 PM, Cram Rigby <cram.rigby at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Thanks for the link to the new kernel. The kernel modules I use are
>> from atrpms: alsa-kmdl-188.8.131.52-167.fc11 and
>> nvidia-graphics185.18.14-kmdl-184.108.40.206-167.fc11. Never heard of the
>> auto-rebuild dkms-like packages. Will look into it. Any pointers to
>> get that to work in F11?
> I was under the impression ATrpms had auto-rebuilding packages of some sort,
> but I know for sure RPM Fusion does. I use a few akmod packages from the
> latter myself (nvidia and rt2870).
> Jarod Wilson
> jarod at wilsonet.com
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