[mythtv-users] 0.22 - lirc and ctrl-esc or alt-esc not working

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Fri Nov 20 05:26:11 UTC 2009

On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 9:04 PM, Michael T. Dean
<mtdean at thirdcontact.com> wrote:
> On 11/19/2009 06:18 PM, Steven Adeff wrote:
>> looking for a little help with getting lirc to send ctrl-esc or
>> alt-esc to MythTV. both work fine from the keyboard, and irw shows the
>> button from the remote is working, but from within MythTV I can't get
>> either to get Myth to pop up the shutdown/reboot menu while it works
>> when using the keyboard.
> In your lircrc, are you using:
> config = Alt+Esc
> or
> config = Ctrl+Esc
> and with
> prog = mythtv
> (I doubt it would work with irxevent or whatever)

I've tried both of those config lines, along with Alt-Escape and
Ctrl-Escape. Yea, prog = mythtv

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