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by Mythological
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: problems with xubuntu 18.04 backend and CIR
Replies: 14
Views: 1473
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Re: problems with xubuntu 18.04 backend and CIR

Since switching to ir-keytable, I no longer have to worry about all the lircrc crap. The remote works just like a keyboard. Only drawback to it is it doesn't support double key presses like CTL+, ALT+, etc., and of course it only support protocols that your ir receiver supports. But that's not much...
by Mythological
Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: LIRC 10.0-2 bug?
Replies: 3
Views: 594
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Re: LIRC 10.0-2 bug?

by Mythological
Wed Jul 25, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: problems with xubuntu 18.04 backend and CIR
Replies: 14
Views: 1473
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Re: problems with xubuntu 18.04 backend and CIR

For ir remotes. I now use ir-keytable. I used lircd for years until I upgraded to 18.04lts and had problems with lircd. Just FYI, the problem in Ubuntu 18.04 (and most likely other Ubuntu flavors) is that they have a bad version of lirc in their repository. There is an article here that tells how t...
by Mythological
Thu Jun 05, 2014 7:45 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: New Mythbuntu install, Prof 7301 DVB-S2 tuner won't work
Replies: 3
Views: 3277
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Re: New Mythbuntu install, Prof 7301 DVB-S2 tuner won't work

Well, it seems this is a major bug, or maybe multiple bugs, in Mythbuntu/MythTV. Please see this thread and in particular this post from someone who is very familiar with these cards. The bottom line for anyone searching on this subject: The Prof 7301 may be a great satellite tuner (and several peop...
by Mythological
Tue Jun 03, 2014 12:05 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: New Mythbuntu install, Prof 7301 DVB-S2 tuner won't work
Replies: 3
Views: 3277
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New Mythbuntu install, Prof 7301 DVB-S2 tuner won't work

We (me and another guy that are trying to get this to work) just installed Mythbuntu 14.04 (primary backend + frontend) on a new machine and after getting past the first couple of failed install attempts due to checking the VNC checkbox during the install, we finally got it installed. Now we wanted ...