[mythtv-users] Link for Lirc compile problems on newer kernels
jon at sd-6.org
Tue Mar 20 14:57:06 UTC 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org
> [mailto:mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Yan Seiner
> Sent: Tuesday, March 20, 2007 9:03 AM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Link for Lirc compile problems on
> newer kernels
> mike napsal(a):
> > Yep, that was a mess, alright.
> > :)
> > Thanks Dave, I did that , lirc worked for a bit, somehow.
> It showed output
> > when doing 'cat /devl/lirc0'. but did nothing with mythtv.
> I am following the
> > wiki:
> > http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/index.php/PVR150_Remote
> > Now It wont work, when I do "irw"
> > localhost:/home/mike# irw
> > connect: Connection refused
> > (It used to work, I swear it did....)
> > Damn...
> OK, we're in the same boat.
> I suspect what is happening is that the compilation fails to
> build the
> lirc_XXX module properly.
> When you run lircd, it starts up properly, but dies when you
> try to connect.
> As root, start lircd using the -n option (do not daemonize):
> lircd -n /etc/lircd.conf
> then try to connect with irw or anything. If you have the
> same problem
> as I do, you will see the following output:
> hermes:/home/mythtv# lircd -n /etc/lircd.conf
> lircd: lircd(serial) ready
> lircd: accepted new client on /dev/lircd
> lircd: could not get file information for /dev/lirc
> lircd: default_init(): No such file or directory
> lircd: caught signal
You need --device=/dev/lirc0
> ISTR that 'default_init' is a module function????
> That would indicate that something is really, really broken in the
> module building process.
> I am running the stock Debian Etch kernel, 184.108.40.206.
> I gotta go to work (ARGH!) and it will be a while before I
> can look at
> this again... But see if during the module building or insertion it
> complains about 'default_init'.
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