[mythtv-users] Need IR blaster help for HD-PVR
dlbrett at zoominternet.net
Sun Dec 24 18:29:31 UTC 2017
On 12/23/2017 9:10 AM, Don Brett wrote:
> I have a new build of 16.04.3; mostly went well. The remote control
> and blaster uses the Window Media Center Transceivers (mce). I
> selected the remote control options during installation and the remote
> works great.
> I went to MythBuntu Control Centre and enabled the IR transmitter
> with "USB-UIRT2 Motorola Cable box". The remote stopped working and I
> couldn't exit Mythfrontend without killing it through a terminal
> (killall mythfrontend / killall mythfrontend.real). Disabling the IR
> transmitter put it back to working, but without a blaster.
> Any suggestions on what to try for the blaster?
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I tried using MyBlaster instead of Lirc, but the script throws an error
when configuring USB. From searching, it used to work, but broke on an
upgrade (not sure which). Now, it fails on this line:
$termios->getattr($serial->fileno()) || die "getattr: $!\n";
, error message is:
getattr: Inappropriate ioctl for device
I'm not a Perl programmer; any suggestions on how to fix?
PS: MyBlaster script is here:
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