[mythtv-users] MCE usb remote not working after upgrade

Steve Greene sgreene59 at verizon.net
Mon Sep 12 17:21:22 UTC 2011

Mario Limonciello <mario.mailing at gmail.com> wrote:

>On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 9:28 AM, Mir Islam <mislam at mirislam.com> wrote:
>> After some recent upgraded in my Mythbuntu the MCE remote which has been
>> working great until now is not working quite right. I have seen lots of
>> discussion surrounding the issue of moving mce driver to kernel from
>> lirc starting 2.6.36. I think that is what is causing the issue. But
>> funny thing is I started with fresh Mythbuntu 11.04 which already had
>> Here are my problems.
>> 1. Each key press is counted as two-three times.
>> 2. OK key button is not working anylonger. This maybe because my remote
>> is now getting identified as "vista_mce" instead of "mceusb" before.
>> IRW test shows keys being depressed correctly except for the OK button.
>> Any idea on how I can fix the keymapping? Or do I need to change the
>> profile? BTW usually clicking on right key does work as OK if there is
>> no more item to display on right button press.
>> Thanks
>> Mir
>> Mythbuntu 11.04
>> MythTV 2.0.24
>> Lirc 0.8.7
>Run the updates in update-manager.  There is a LIRC update that should fix
>the double press problem.
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