On Wed, Jun 9, 2010 at 11:10 PM, Rhys Morgan <rhysmorgan1986@...> wrote:
> I think this is the config i need:
> prog = irexec
> button = vol+
> config = /home/mythtv/change_volume.sh vol+
> prog = irexec
> button = vol-
> config = /home/mythtv/change_volume.sh vol-
Yeah, I think that looks sane (assuming of course that
change_volume.sh is executing irsend).
> Will this work on button press or do i have to exec irexec manually
I'd start irexec in daemon mode at login time or similar. (irexec -d).
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jarod Wilson [mailto:jarod@...]
> Sent: 10 June 2010 04:05
> To: Rhys Morgan
> Cc: lirc-list@...
> Subject: Re: Key mappings + IRBlaster
> On Wed, Jun 9, 2010 at 10:53 PM, Rhys Morgan <rhysmorgan1986@...> wrote:
>> How can i implement option B? Is there a howto/guide?
> Nothing specific I can point to. I believe the basic idea would be to
> have irexec start an instance of irsend for each of the keys you want
> to relay somewhere else. Hm, the commandir web site might actually
> have some docs that would work -- they'd be written for their
> hardware, but they should work pretty similarly w/an mceusb device.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jarod Wilson [mailto:jarod@...]
>> Sent: 10 June 2010 03:52
>> To: Rhys Morgan
>> Cc: lirc-list@...
>> Subject: Re: Key mappings + IRBlaster
>> On Wed, Jun 9, 2010 at 9:30 PM, Rhys Morgan <rhysmorgan1986@...>
>>> I currently have a MCE Remote with xbmc and LIRC installed. The remote
>>> fine within xbmc. I would like to remap the Channel up/down keys to
>>> my virgin media STB and the Volume up/down to control my Onkyo 506 Amp.
>>> Is there a way to do this?
>> Consult the manual that came w/your remote. Most MCE remotes don't
>> support any form of remapping keys to other devices, but a select few
>> do, iirc. Option B is to have those keys trigger irsend commands to
>> have the IR emitter(s) send the proper codes to your other devices.
>> Option C is to purchase a universal remote -- any sane one can
>> function w/an mce transceiver as well.
>> Jarod Wilson
> Jarod Wilson