[mythtv-users] VFD Display
markb at pilgrim.com
Mon Mar 26 20:57:11 UTC 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org [mailto:mythtv-users-
> bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of R. G. Newbury
> Sent: Monday, March 26, 2007 4:50 PM
> To: Discussion about mythtv
> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] VFD Display
> Mark Bell wrote:
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: mythtv-users-bounces at mythtv.org [mailto:mythtv-users-
> >> bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Nick Morrott
> >> Sent: Sunday, March 25, 2007 9:57 PM
> >> To: Discussion about mythtv
> >> Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] VFD Display
> >> On 26/03/07, Mark Bell <markb at pilgrim.com> wrote:
> >>> After a complete reinstall of Mythdora and LCDproc 0.5.1
> >> Did you install LCDproc from source or from a binary file (an RPM)?
> >>> This is what I get at boot
> >>> *Starting Service LCDd: imon: Error opening /dev/lcd0 (no such
> > or
> >>> *directory}
> >>> *Imon: Did you load the iMon VFD kernel Module?
> >>> *Driver [imon] init failed, return code <0
> >>> *Could not load driver imon
> >>> *There is no output driver
> >>> I was under the impression that the imon driver was included in
> > LCDproc?
> >> It is. But it needs to be built and installed if you downloaded the
> >> source.
> >>> I tried installing the standalone version of the IMON_VFD
> >>> But the make fails
> >> Maybe you don't have the kernel-devel souce installed?
> >> Nick
> >> --
> > LCDproc was install from source
> Check that the correct driver is listed in lcdproc.conf
> > How would I know if the kernel-devel source is installed and if I
> > then how do I get it.
> yum install kernel-devel
YUM seems to be broken
[root at mythtv imon]# yum install kernel-devel
[Errno 14] HTTP Error 404: Date: Mon, 26 Mar 2007 20:52:41 GMT
Server: Apache/2.2.3 (Fedora)
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1
Trying other mirror.
Cannot open/read repomd.xml file for repository: fedoralegacyupdates
failure: repodata/repomd.xml from fedoralegacyupdates: [Errno 256] No
more mirrors to try.
Error: failure: repodata/repomd.xml from fedoralegacyupdates: [Errno
256] No more mirrors to try.
And there is no driver section in lcdproc.conf were you thinking about
LCDd.conf that lists Driver=imon
I did download the kernel-devel rpm but don't know which option I should
select when installing it.
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