[mythtv-users] Another lirc issue

Jarod Wilson jarod at wilsonet.com
Thu Dec 9 17:46:57 UTC 2010


On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 1:07 AM, Matt Goebel <matt at goebelnet.com> wrote:
> I've noticed a lot of lirc issues on this list lately but really haven't paid close attention to them as I'd not experienced any issues until now.
>
> Can someone bring me up to speed with what's going on?

I can try...

> I have a mceusb receiver, this one:
>
> Bus 009 Device 002: ID 1784:0008 TopSeed Technology Corp. eHome Infrared Transceiver

Okay, good, I've got this very same hardware.

> Using a Harmony remote, don't think that matters.   Fedora 14.  Only the latest kernel, 2.6.35.9-64.fc14.x86_64, seems to break anything.  If I run irw I see about 60% of the keys on the remote don't register anything regardless of how many times I press them.  A portion of the ones that do, seem to take several presses.  All earlier kernels I've been 100% fine.  I've reverted back to 2.6.35.6-48.fc14.x86_64 for now.

What does your lircd.conf look like? I actually expected that kernel
to generally *improve* the performance of receive on mceusb devices...
I ought to be able to reproduce the problem here though.

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Jarod Wilson
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