[mythtv-users] Streamzap Remote/Receiver w/MythTV on Fedora 14

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Tue Dec 7 06:03:35 UTC 2010

On Dec 6, 2010, at 10:37 PM, John Welch wrote:

> I've been using a Streamzap Remote/USB Receiver for a while now with
> one of my MythTV front-ends.  Since upgrading to Fedora 14 (64-bit)
> and MythTV 0.24 I've been having problems with the directional keys
> (Up, Down, Left, Right) on the remote.  When I press one of the keys,
> say the Down key for example, instead of moving to the next selection
> in the list it jumps several selections (3 or 4).  In doing some
> troubleshooting I think there might be another program/module that
> could be interfering with lirc.  However, it has been so long since I
> set this thing up and it has generally "just worked" that I'm not even
> sure what to look for.  I'm betting this is almost certainly a result
> of the upgrade to Fedora 14 as opposed to moving to MythTV 0.24, but
> I'm hoping that this a popular enough configuration amongst MythTV
> users that someone on the list will be able to help.

echo lirc > /sys/class/rc/rc0/protocols

That'll disable in-kernel decode and leave only lirc (userspace) decode
active. You're getting lirc events and input layer events simultaneously.

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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