[mythtv-users] lirc confusion

Paul Gardiner lists at glidos.net
Sat Aug 21 12:50:19 UTC 2010

On 21/08/2010 11:50, Paul Gardiner wrote:
> Hi,
> I think I'm close.
> 1) If I run irw, and press buttons, then the output shows the correct
> buttons.
> 2) I've placed the lircrc file from
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/MCE_Remote in /home/linda/.mythtv, and the
> buttons
> in that file match those that irw displays.
> 3) The logs from mythfrontend show
> "LIRC: Successfully initialized '/var/run/lirc/lircd' using
> '/home/linda/.mythtv/lircrc' config", and /var/run/lirc/lircd is the
> right path.
> Anyone any idea what I might have forgotten?

I get output from "irw" but not from "ircat mythtv". At first ircat
moaned about the absense of .lircrc, so I made a copy of .mythtv/lircrc
with that name. That stopped ircat complaining, but it doesn't produce
any output as I press buttons.


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