[mythtv-users] Remote Control Setup
laforcec at centurytel.net
Sun Sep 19 00:26:51 EDT 2004
On Sat, 2004-09-18 at 22:42, Jarod Wilson wrote:
> On Saturday 18 September 2004 20:05, Chris LaForce wrote:
> > On Sat, 2004-09-18 at 21:05, 1canuck2 wrote:
> > > Have you configured or downloaded the correct .lircrc and lircd.conf file
> > > (and put them in the correct location, and restard lircd)?
> > >
> > > You can download the ones for the Hauppage remote from Jarod's site.
> > > Without these, irw will show nothing as it does not know how to interpret
> > > the input it receives. It took me a little while to grasp lirc, and I am
> > > still no expert. But basically, as I understand it (in simple terms), one
> > > file tells lirc which remote commands to expect and one file tells it
> > > which mythtv command to interpet the input to.
> > >
> > > I am sure better experts can explain it more completely, but thats the
> > > basics...
> > >
> > > Robin
> > Hey,
> > I think my capture card/remote(Hauppauge WinTV Theatre) falls under
> > the second area from Jarod's site labeled "For those with bttv-based
> > cards:". In this area he says nothing of an .lircrc file. Do I need
> > one? I did follow the instructions for the lircd.conf file. I chose the
> > /usr/share/doc/lirc-0.7.0/remotes/hauppauge/lircd.conf.hauppauge file.
> > Let me know what you think.
> > Thanks,
> I'm guessing maybe Hauppauge is standardizing on the grey remote, so I'd
> suggest giving the lircd.conf for the PVR-x50's remote a shot. Ya got nothing
> to lose. What lirc kernel module are you loading up?
The kernel-module that I am loading up is
kernel-module-lirc-2.6.8-1.521. I don't see a directory
/usr/share/doc/ivtv-* for PVR-x50's lircd.conf file as you stated
above. Any more suggestions would be great.
Thanks for your help,
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