[mythtv-users] Setting up CEC remote for Raspberry PI 4B for Mythtv-light
jfabernathy at gmail.com
Mon Aug 26 09:37:54 UTC 2019
On 8/25/19 11:12 AM, Peter Bennett wrote:
> On 8/24/19 3:56 PM, James Abernathy wrote:
>> Now that I have my Mythtv combo FE/BE working, I’m moving it to my RV
>> where my TV is a Sony 1080P HD with CEC support.
>> Without configuring anything The Sony remote works for the
>> Directional arrows. But the Select button in the middle of the arrows
>> doesn’t work along with the Stop and play button.
>> I assume all I need to do is use mythfrontend Setup -> Edit Keys to
>> setup the non-functioning buttons??
> Yes - that is the way to do it, but you may find some buttons are not
> detected at all. Unfortunately many buttons are not passed though by
> some TVs. Also the CEC response is sometimes very slow with Raspberry
> pi 2 and 3. Maybe it is better with pi 4.
Thanks, I got the select, stop, pause and play buttons working along
with the arrows, so that's all I need.
You are right about the slowness of the CEC response. For my application
it's works and it better than rigging yet another remote
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