[linux-dvb] [patch] support for key repeat with dib0700 ir receiver

Eduard Huguet eduardhc at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 18:07:26 CET 2008

For sure. I'll give it a try and let you know the results.

Best regards,
  Eduard Huguet

2008/2/19, Filippo Argiolas <filippo.argiolas at gmail.com>:
> Il giorno mar, 19/02/2008 alle 17.33 +0100, Eduard Huguet ha scritto:
> > Hi,
> >     Thanks for your efforts. ¿Do you think this patch will also be
> > useful to the unknown keycodes problem of the Nova-T 500 remote?
> >
> > If you don't know what I'm talking about here you have a brief
> > description: whenever the Nova-T 500 receiver detects "invalid" or
> > "unknown" IR codes (i.e. when you operate the TV remote, etc...) it
> > keeps logging warning messages to kernel ring buffer until a "valid"
> > code is received.
> >
> > There is a very simple patch in the wiki for this, but it doesn't cure
> > the problem, just the symptons. I was wondering if your patch is a
> > better way to solve it...
> >
> > Regards,
> >   Eduard
> Hi, I was not aware this was a known problem but I'm pretty sure this
> patch should solve it. That problem happens because the toggle bit
> control (on the unpatched code) is done in the keymap check cycle so
> unknown repeated keys are not ignored and since the keypress data is
> still saved into the device the error message is printed every 150ms
> untill key data changes.
> I didn't find the wiki page but I think this is the correct solution
> since it resets ir data after each poll.
> Please let me know if it works good if you are going to test the patch.
> Thanks
> Filippo
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