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

BobW bob_pub_mailbox-mytv at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 8 01:35:45 UTC 2010

On 12/7/2010 1:03 AM, Jarod Wilson wrote:
> 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.
Is there something similar that will work in Ubuntu 10.10? (No 
/sys/class/rc* directories in Ubuntu.)

I am using an HDHomerun to detect input from my old PVR150 remote and 
with 10.10 I started getting double input on all key presses.

Thanks for any hints!

Bob Wittig

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