[linux-dvb] DVICO Dual Digital - IR reciever traffic not seen by lirc?

Peter Fern v4l at obfusc8.org
Mon Aug 28 12:04:42 CEST 2006

Use the 'dev/input' lirc driver...

Luke Rosenthal wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having a bit of trouble getting the IR reciever on the dual digital
> card to work under FC5.  The problem is fairly simple - without lircd
> running, arrow keypresses on the remote are sent as keypresses to apps
> running in KDE, and irw (part of lirc package) can't see any keypresses on
> the remote.  I have a feeling something's intercepting the keypresses
> before lircd has a chance to see them.
> My question is - what else should I be looking to kill or disable to
> correct this behaviour?
> The dvico modules work fine in most other respects - ie. both frontends
> are registered, and channels can be tuned (many thanks Chris).  The
> relevant line in demsg at bootup is:
> input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver as /class/input/input2
> Have downloaded and compiled lirc-0.7.0, applied lirc-0.7.0-dvico.diff,
> installed resulting binary over /usr/sbin/lircd.  Modified
> /etc/sysconfig/lircd to use correct inputs.  I see no output when running
> irw.   Not sure what role all the parts of the puzzple play (modules ->
> lircd -> running app).
> Cheers,
> Luke
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