On Apr 8, 2011, at 4:51 AM, Andrew Bowman wrote:
> On 7 April 2011 23:29, Jarod Wilson <email@example.com
> On Apr 6, 2011, at 4:36 PM, Andrew Bowman wrote:
> > I am not excatly sure what "replies on-list, and please don't top-post" means, I am new to mailing list and would like to follow protocol
> What James said. :)
> > andrew@DVRBOX:~$ lsusb
> > Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
> > Bus 004 Device 002: ID 0609:031d SMK Manufacturing, Inc. eHome Infrared Receiver
> Okay, so that is indeed an mceusb transceiver, and one that should
> be fully supported, good to have that much confirmed.
> > > On 6 April 2011 15:12, Jarod Wilson <firstname.lastname@example.org
> > > On Apr 6, 2011, at 3:52 AM, Andrew Bowman wrote:
> > >
> > > > Hello,
> > > >
> > > > I am trying to get LIRC to work with this configuration Mythbuntu 10.10 Myth 0.24 and PVR-150. I am a Linux noob and have tried to follow a couple of threads I seen posted on various forums. I think I have done more harm than good so I apt-get removed /purge LIRC and then re-installed via Synpatic. I don't get anything back when I IRW and I think it is a driver issue.
> So this could well be the driver at fault. The Ubuntu 10.10 kernels
> shipped with a somewhat early mceusb driver that wasn't perfect, and
> has since been fixed upstream, but no updates have been pulled into
> the Ubuntu kernels. You have a few choices here... One is to find a
> ppa with newer kernels (or use the 11.04 beta kernel maybe). Another
> is to build out-of-tree device drivers using the v4l/dvb media_tree.
> And yet another is to try a different distro. There are probably a
> few other options as well.