[mythtv-users] Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS do-release-upgrade with Mythtv
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Sun Jul 21 19:56:38 UTC 2019
On 7/21/19 10:05 AM, Justin Alcorn wrote:
> Stephen -
> Thanks for the script, I was hoping you could help with my problem. I
> don't use the Mythtv Frontend, but I use LIRC to control my HDPVR.
> I upgraded my original 16.04 system to 18.04 so it would update any
> databases, then copied everything over to shiny new clean-built 18.04
> system. ( https://pcpartpicker.com/b/Zpw6Mp )
> The hd=pvr itself is working - cat /dev/video- > test.ts results ina
> good file.
> But there's no lirc_zilog to load, and no indication on how to install it.
> $ sudo modprobe lirc_zilog
> modprobe: FATAL: Module lirc_zilog not found in directory
> I found the following message in dmesg:
> [ 5.605079] ir-kbd-i2c 16-0071: IR for HDPVR is known to cause
> problems during recording, use enable_hdpvr modparam to enable
> So I created /etc/modprobe.d/ir_kbd-i2c.conf with the line:
> options ir-kbd-i2c enable_hdpvr
> # ls -l /dev/lir*
> crw-rw---- 1 root video 237, 0 Jul 21 12:54 /dev/lirc0
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 15 Jul 21 12:18 /dev/lircd -> /run/lirc/lircd
> I'm now getting this in dmesg:
> root at gossamer:~# dmesg | grep hdpvr
> [ 5.192866] hdpvr 1-5:1.0: firmware version 0x1e dated Mar 7 2012
> [ 6.198966] hdpvr 1-5:1.0: device now attached to video0
> [ 6.198992] usbcore: registered new interface driver hdpvr
> root at gossamer:~# dmesg | grep lir
> [ 6.996176] rc rc0: lirc_dev: driver ir_kbd_i2c registered at minor =
> 0, scancode receiver, raw IR transmitter
> root at gossamer:~# irsend --device=/dev/lircd SEND_ONCE blaster 0_41_KEY_POWER
> hardware does not support sending
> Error running command: Input/output error
> root at gossamer:~# irsend --device=/dev/lirc0 SEND_ONCE blaster 0_41_KEY_POWER
> do_connect: could not connect to socket
> connect: Connection refused
> Cannot open socket /dev/lirc0: Connection refused
> I'm stuck at this point......
> Justin B. Alcorn
> The views expressed are not necessarily my own, much less anyone else's
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I ran in to similar issues. I came across this:
. The issue being lirc in 18.04 has issues and downgrading lirc fixes them.
It's very helpful if you keep all your /etc/lirc files and the remotes/
files from your previous working install to copy back over.
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