I also made the entry in modules.conf : alias char-major-61  lirc_serial
but I don't know what parameters I should give to "options lirc_serial..."  my serial port is irq4 and i/o 3F8
 
what can the problem be?
----- Original Message -----
From: Mathias
To: lirc-list@lists.sourceforge.net
Sent: Monday, March 26, 2001 5:46 PM
Subject: Error

hello, i compiled and installed lirc comletely. the entrys lirc, lircd and lircm are added in /dev. but if I want to start mode2, I get following error messages:

mode2: error opening /dev/lirc

mode2: no such device

What should I do?