[mythtv-users] irtransmitter channel change script will not work on duplicate digits (33, 44, 55, 22 etc)

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Mon May 31 19:25:29 UTC 2010

On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 3:04 PM, Larry <mythtv at american-hero.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
> I finally managed to migrate over to Comcasts DTA and get a mostly
> working ir transmitter setup.
> After discovering I had disabled the com port in the BIOS of my machine
> a quick "enable" and all works...sorta.
> I have a unique problem in that my channel changing script will work for
> all channels but those that are duplicate numbers, ie 11,22,33,44...
> I have tried several scripts and if I send the channel multiple times ,
> ie irsend 3, irsend 3, irsend 3 it will eventually get to my channel.
> I dont even have a clue on where to begin troubleshooting this.  Anyone
> have any ideas or suggestions?

Try adding 'min_repeat 2' to your lircd.conf blaster remote config
stanza (possibly adjusting 2 up or down a bit to taste).

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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