On 05 Jun 2004 13:21:00 +0200
lirc@... (Christoph Bartelmus) wrote:
> Carl Karsten "carl@..." wrote:
> > currently have my Creative receiver plugged into another box and use
> > lircd
> > I have seen USB hubs that have serial ports on them. Does anyone
> > know what the implications are of using one? Basically, what config
> > on the Linux side would I have to do?
> If the hub provides a serial port device, all you have to do is to use
> the --device option to point lircd to the new device.
> This should work with the Creative serial port receiver.
> It will definitely not work with any home-brew serial port receivers.
Should also work with an IRMan - however, I found that my Keyspan
serial adapter was unable to supply enough voltage to power my irman,
and i ultimately didn't care enough to build an adapter to get power to
it some other way. I just swapped in a tv card with an ir sensor