[mythtv-users] IR Blaster issue - Hauppauge HD-PVR

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Sun Dec 26 01:54:54 UTC 2010

On Dec 25, 2010, at 7:59 PM, Tom Runner wrote:

> ...
> > dmesg |grep lirc
> > [   13.295756] lirc_dev: IR Remote Control driver registered, major 61
> > [   13.309819] lirc_zilog: Zilog/Hauppauge IR driver initializing
> > [   13.316192] lirc_zilog: initialization complete
> > lirc_zilog loaded, but it didn't bind to anything. I don't think Ubuntu's
> > hdpvr driver includes the patch to enable the IR part on the hdpvr. Now
> > *that* you probably actually need to rebuild.
> I did so, mainly because my Hauppauge is a 4903 which is not included yet in the drivers. I took the files from tvlinux.org(v4l). But it was probably not the lastest (not the one from the GIT, but from HG). Which source file should I check ?

Well, I'd use the git one, but you still need an additional patch on top
of that to enable the IR part. Seems many people have been using IR on
these successfully, so perhaps we can persuade Janne that its okay to go
ahead with that patch getting added upstream...

In any case, I think this works w/the latest git hdpvr code:


Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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