[mythtv-users] What major features are planned for 0.27?
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Nov 25 21:40:40 UTC 2012
On 11/25/2012 09:43 AM, Simon Hobson wrote:
> I'm running Mythbuntu with 0.24. I've found where to setup keys, but
> most of the keys on the remote don't seem to do anything - as in, I
> get to the dialog that says "Press the key you want to assign" (or
> something like that), but most of the keys on the remote don't cause
> any response.
> Does this mean, as Mark has been suggesting, that I need to install
> and configure LIRC before the rest of these keys will work ?
> If so, then I see this as more of a system issue (it's not
> processing/mapping most of the codes it receives) rather than a Myth
> issue. I don't think it's fair to blame Myth for ignoring events it
> isn't told about.
Summary: There's a systemic issue (any key with code > 256 is filtered
by X), and there may be Qt-support issues (we can only use keys Qt knows
about***), but we also don't provide any default mappings for some of
the VCR keys (because doing so is likely to mean many users would have
to unmap some/most keys then re-map them to work properly with their
*** Depending on Qt version:
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