Jarod Wilson wrote:
> On Jun 13, 2011, at 11:15 AM, Thomas Holzeisen wrote:
>> Hi everyone,
>> I just tried to upgrade my lirc from 0.8.7 to 0.9.0 and noticed the kernel driver is not working
>> anymore. I have the following USB-Device is attached:
>> Bus 003 Device 002: ID 15c2:0036 SoundGraph Inc. LC16M VFD Display/IR Receiver
>> Kernel version is 2.6.32, as comming with Debian squeeze, compilation itself works fine.
>> The driver lirc_imon gets loaded during startup, but no /dev/lirc* device gets created. A brief
>> look into "lirc_imon.c" reveals the file has halfed down in size since 0.8.7, and pretty much
>> anything about the IDs (15c2:00xx) has been removed.
>> Is there any reason for removing pretty much all newer iMONs from lirc?
> Yes. There's an in-kernel imon driver now. Keep using lirc 0.8.7 or
> get the imon driver via the v4l/dvb media_build infra for your relative
> ancient kernel. :)
Ha ha, so its backport time already for squeeze. I guess 2.6.38 will do the trick.