Thank you very much for the input. That solved my problem.
On Tue, 2008-10-28 at 15:43 +0100, Thomas Reitmayr wrote:
> Hi Thomas,
> I think your problem was reported on the linux-dvb mailinglist in this
> According to it, the key repeat issue is only seen with firmware version
> 1.20 and there does not seem to be a fix yet. You could try version 1.10
> were the remote should work fine.
> Am Montag, den 27.10.2008, 23:14 +0100 schrieb Thomas Novin:
> > Hello!
> > I have managed to get a almost working Lirc setup (for use with XBMC on
> > Ubuntu Hardy).
> > Anyways, I have one big problem, if I press a button on my remote, it
> > repeats that signal until I press another button. For example, if I
> > press ArrowDown, it scrolls through the menu in XBMC indefinitely until
> > I press some other button.
> > If I watch what's going on with 'irw' I can see the same behaviour.
> > My USB IR receiver:
> > [ 71.168394] dib0700: loaded with support for 8 different device-types
> > [ 71.168647] dvb-usb: found a 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick' in cold state,
> > will try to load a firmware
> > [ 124.927875] dvb-usb: downloading firmware from file
> > 'dvb-usb-dib0700-1.20.fw'
> > [ 71.488368] dib0700: firmware started successfully.
> > [ 71.946174] dvb-usb: found a 'Hauppauge Nova-T Stick' in warm state.
> > [ 71.946854] DVB: registering new adapter (Hauppauge Nova-T Stick)
> > [ 72.160426] DVB: registering adapter 0 frontend 0 (DiBcom 7000PC)...
> > [ 72.351697] input: IR-receiver inside an USB DVB receiver
> > as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1d.7/usb4/4-2/input/input9
> > [ 72.379940] dvb-usb: schedule remote query interval to 150 msecs.
> > [ 72.379949] dvb-usb: Hauppauge Nova-T Stick successfully initialized
> > and connected.
> > [ 72.380279] usbcore: registered new interface driver dvb_usb_dib0700
> > /etc/lirc$ cat hardware.conf
> > REMOTE="Hauppauge Nova-T 500"
> > REMOTE_DRIVER="devinput"
> > #REMOTE_DEVICE="/dev/lirc0"
> > REMOTE_DEVICE="/dev/input/event9"
> > REMOTE_LIRCD_CONF="hauppauge/lircd.conf.hauppauge_novat500"
> > START_LIRCD="true"
> > LOAD_MODULES="true"
> > LIRCMD_CONF=""
> > FORCE_NONINTERACTIVE_RECONFIGURATION="false"
> > START_LIRCMD=""
> > $ cat lircd.conf
> > include /usr/share/lirc/remotes/hauppauge/lircd.conf.hauppauge_novat500
> > My remote has a code on it, 'Model No. DSR-0112'
> > (I have cut out irrelevant lines)