[mythtv-users] Double keys on remote

Josu Lazkano josu.lazkano at gmail.com
Sat Feb 18 15:01:21 UTC 2012

2012/2/18 Andrew Stadt <acstadt at stadt.ca>:
> I find this is normally caused by a couple issues, you didn't mention
> what you're hardware is, but if you're using something with one of the
> newer in-kernel modules (eg. mceusb) you're keypresses are probably
> being decoded both in-kernel and by lirc.
> if you:
> cat /sys/class/rc/rc0/protocols
> you should see something like:
> rc-5 nec rc-6 jvc sony mce_kbd [lirc]
> If anything other the lirc has the brackets, simply
> echo lirc > /sys/class/rc/rc0/protocols
> and you should be good,
> The other main issue I see is people have more then one remote defined
> in, or included by lircd.conf and the same key combination is defined in
> more then one (with the same value).  If you run 'irw' and you press a
> button on your remote, you should see something like:
> 000000037ff07bde 00 KEY_RIGHT mceusb
> If the last field has two different remote names (on subsequent lines),
> or the second field shows two lines with '00' in a row, you most likely
> have an error in your configuration somewhere.
> HTH, Andrew.

Thanks Andrew!

This work for me:

# echo lirc > /sys/class/rc/rc0/protocols

Best regards.

Josu Lazkano

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