[linux-dvb] CInergy T2 remote control

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Thu Jan 26 21:46:29 CET 2006

I demand that j.brauxzin at free.fr may or may not have written...

> Quoting Darren Salt <linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk>:
>> I demand that Jim Braux-Zin may or may not have written...
>>> I have just bought a new Terratec Cinergy T2 wich is really fantastic and
>>> works great with linux But I can't manage to make the remote control work
>>> :-( I've searched google and mailing-list archive but I haven't found any
>>> real answer The keys "1" "2" etc., the arrows keys, the volume keys and
>>> the "play/stop" keys are recognized.

>>> How can I get the other keys to work?

>> How are you testing them? Console? evtest?

> Sorry, I dont't know very much the events system in UNIX, I have just tried
> the buttons in gedit or so, and I have looked for "unknown key" events in
> dmesg.

Were you seeing those, you'd be doing the right thing in logging them and
producing a patch to add a new keymap (or, perhaps, alter an existing keymap
if you'd only be adding keys).

> I didn't know evtest but [now] I do ^^ and it works (with evtest
> /dev/input/event2)!!! All the buttons send a signal with the right name ie
> "Ok" "Select"... But how can I use them [now]? Perhaps this list isn't the
> right place anymore?


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