[linux-dvb] TT-2300 with IR on CI - not work??

Simon Baxter linuxtv at nzbaxters.com
Sun Oct 14 07:56:05 CEST 2007

> Simon Baxter wrote:
>> Hi
>> I have a new TT-2300 DVB-C FF card with the associated CI module with
>> in-built IR receiver.
>> The IR seems to register fine:
>> dmesg:
>> input: DVB on-card IR receiver as /class/input/input3
> It always registers, no matter whether there is an ir receiver or not.

oh, ok!

>> ...and I've added the little jumper on the CI - but it won't work.
>> I do a 'tail -f /dev/input/event3' and get nothing when pointing the 
>> remote
>> at it.
> This will only work if you have loaded a keymap.

This isn't something I've done before - always used serial homebrew and LIRC

>> Similarly get nothing with VDR and the vdr-remote plugin.
>> Any ideas???
> Is the IR receiver connected to the card or to the CI?

The IR receiver is on the front of the CI module, and there's a jumper on 
the back of the CI - which I've connected.

> From remote plugin FAQ:
> | 2.2.1 The remote control does not work, if a CI is connected
> |       ------------------------------------------------------
> | Whenever a CI is connected, the on-board connector will be disabled!
> |
> | On some CIs there is a jumper to select whether the receiver of the CI
> | or the receiver of the FF-card should be used. RTFM.
> |
> | If not, use the integrated receiver of the CI,
> | or connect the receiver to the ir connector of the CI.
> Another solution posted by loannis at vdr-portal:
> http://www.vdr-portal.de/board/thread.php?postid=652902#post652902
> (Remove the 0 Ohm resistor.)

A full English manual of the C-2300 and CI would be useful!! 

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