[mythtv-users] Upgrade to .20, lirc stops working

Pete pete at putzin.net
Mon Sep 25 01:41:39 UTC 2006


stan wrote:
>
> I fixed my lirc problem by fixing the end of line characters in my lircrc
> file.
>
> I keep the "hither and yon" type files for myth all together in an archive
> on a windows machine.  The lircrc file for my Hauppauge PVR350 is one of
> those files.  I don't know what did it (samba, or maybe I edited the files
> in windows with something), but the end of line characters in my lircrc file
> were changed from the original unix LF to windows CRLF.
>
> The CRLF characters were apparently not acceptable to whatever was reading
> the lircrc file.  The fix was to run dos2unix on the lircrc file.
>
> --stan
>
>
>
>   
Thanks, but for some reason, removing and reinstalling it fixed the 
problem. Works like a champ now. Thanks for the responses.


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