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

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Sat Aug 6 02:43:25 UTC 2011

On 6 August 2011 00:59, Ian Evans <dheianevans at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 5, 2011 at 7:15 PM, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Typically you would check your /etc/lircd.conf file and see what the
>> DEVICE variable is set to.
> Okay...no device line in that file just:
> include "/usr/share/lirc/remotes/mceusb/lircd.conf.mceusb"
> going to that file...no device variable in that one either.

Apologies - on autopilot and was talking nonsense. /etc/lircd.conf
will usually hold the IR signal -> button mappings for your remote(s).
lircd config (device, driver, etc) is stored elsewhere...

> Weird...everything currently works, so where else could the remote
> have been set?

If you are using a Debian-based distro (e.g. MythBuntu) check in


If you are using Fedora, the hardware config is specified in



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