[linux-dvb] Re : TT S2-3200 LIRC remote - Multiproto drivers merge?

manu eallaud at yahoo.fr
Wed May 21 20:46:38 CEST 2008

On 05/21/2008 04:11:06 AM, Jelle De Loecker wrote:
> Hello again,
> I finally got the Technotrend S2-3200 to work on LinuxMCE 0710, now
> I'm 
> wondering how to get the IR transceiver to work. (Not that I've
> managed 
> to get mythtv working, but since activity on that subject is a bit 
> slower...)
> I already tried to ask on the lirc mailing list, but it seems like a 
> very dead place.
> My dmesg output proves the transceiver is discovered and I have a 
> /dev/class/input kind of file, I just don't know how to get lirc to 
> work, or how to get a /dev/lirc0 file (I actually already have 
> another
> transceiver on this computer which apparantly only works with MCE 
> remotes (it's an integrated IR transceiver in my Antec Fusion v2
> case)) 
> since there isn't a specific driver in lirc for this technotrend 
> card.
> Now, I want to get some facts straight about the multiproto driver:
> Is it "done"? What's the big difference between multiproto and 
> multiproto plus? (Even though there hasn't been an update in 5 weeks
> for 
> the regular drivers, the plus drivers seemed to have more activity)
> Or is it correct to assume that now only the software applications
> need 
> to get a patch to work with our multiproto drivers?
> And, looking at the multiproto_plus drivers, I see they "merged" with 
> v4l-dvb - what does this mean exactly?

I have a patch to make it work, I will post it on the list in a short 

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