halo "halo@..." wrote:
> I'm having problems with a remote (type VS71400) of the Yamaha RX-V590RDS
> tuner/amplifier. AFAIK a config file for the remote doesn't yet exist, and
> I'm not able to create one myself either.
> The problem is that irrecord creates an empty config file for the Yamaha
> remote , but works ok for the PCTV remote . I have also tried several
> config files of other Yamaha remotes with no fortune.
> The other problem is that while I could live with two remotes if I can't get
> the Yamaha working with Lirc, using the Yamaha remote causes Lirc daemon to
> hang when I'm controlling the amplifier with it.
Decoding is done by the receiver in hardware. That means that the
receiver only works reliably with the bundled remote. And it means that
the receiver obviously gets confused by some other remotes. Probably the
receiver hardware "hangs", not lircd.