[mythtv-users] Help - Lirc broken after upgrade to 0.9.0

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Wed Aug 3 21:48:31 UTC 2011

On Aug 1, 2011, at 11:47 AM, David Engel wrote:

> On Sat, Jul 30, 2011 at 07:38:04PM -0500, David Engel wrote:
>> On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 05:11:40PM -0400, Jarod Wilson wrote:
>>> Personally, I prefer in-kernel decode with no lircd at all.
>> Jarrod,
>> I tried doing this today with my IMON MCE, but ran into an immediate
>> roadblock.  This is with the kernel, BTW.  Something is not
>> honoring the repeat delay and period I set with ir-keytable.  The
>> default values stay in effect and are way too low to be usable without
>> lirc.  Suggestions?
> It seems I misunderstood how the ir-keytable repeat delay and rate
> settings work.  They do affect the rate at which lircd sees events.
> They do not affect the rate at which X sees events or at least the
> rate at which X propgates events to clients.  The rate at which X
> clients see events is controlled by the old "xset r" command.  I would
> have sworn I'd tried that before.

I suck at timely replies of late, been busy. But it looks like you're
all set now anyway. But yes, there's some "fun" to be had with the
repeat rates event devices deliver, as well as what X actually does
with them...

Jarod Wilson
jarod at wilsonet.com

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