[mythtv-users] Silly question: unplugging kybd and mouse

Ian Evans dheianevans at gmail.com
Fri Aug 5 22:41:09 UTC 2011


On Fri, Aug 5, 2011 at 6:23 PM, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> Be careful if you have other input devices (e.g. a remote control)
> that are configured by their /dev/input/event address, rather than
> something more stable like /dev/input/by-id or /dev/input/by-path.
> Event IDs will change on boot if devices like keyboards and mouse are
> removed, and your remote will likely stop working if addressed by
> /dev/input/event.

How can I check that? Pretty sure the remote's on lircd, but I'm still
pretty new to dealing with *nix and hardware.


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