Nick,
 
The link that Christoph provided actually contains 3 (THREE!) different configs for DViCO slimline/MCE remotes.   scroll-down.  :-)    
 
The first "begin remote" stanza (labeled 'DVICO") is for the slimline/original remote, and was created by a guy called Chris Pascoe who lives just across town from me.
The second and third "begin remote" stanza's are for the "chunky" MCE remote.   The second is a very "raw" config for MCE who's origin i'm not aware of, and may/may not work - YMMV.
The third "begin remote" stanza was created by me and my MCE remote (with christoph's and others help to get a patch into irrecord so that it would create it properly) , and has been used on at least 3 different MCE remotes that I'm personally aware of, and it works perfectly.
 
Try taking that file/link and removing the first two 'begin remote" sections entirely and try it then. ( http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/lirc/lirc/remotes/dvico/lircd.conf.fusionHDTV?view=markup )
 
Just to make sure we are on the same page..... my DViCO "Fusion MCE" Remote and USB dongle look like the ones in these pictures - here's hoping yours does too!:
http://www.pcalchemy.com/images/dvico/fusionhdtv5-gold/fusionhdtv5-gold.jpg
http://www.eyo.com.au/img/ups%2Ckvm%2Cusb/hdtv5remote.jpg
 
 
David B.


From: lirc-list-admin@lists.sourceforge.net [mailto:lirc-list-admin@lists.sourceforge.net] On Behalf Of Nick Bradford
Sent: Tuesday, 6 December 2005 9:28 AM
To: Christoph Bartelmus
Cc: lirc-list@lists.sourceforge.net
Subject: Re: Unable to get UltraView (Dvico ) remote working

Thanks for the response Christoph.  The config you note is included with the source for lirc and is what I tried as a first step to get going.  It is definately the config for the slimline remote, which I do not have (and does not work with the remote I do have)

I have enabled debug during configuration and get what looks like useful data being dumped with each button push, however, I dont know how to turn that into a useful configuration file manually. (Should I be concerned about a message that is also being dumped as part of the debug output indicating something like 'Decoding of all remotes failed' - even though there are also unique debug values corresponding with different buttons being pushed being displayed.)
  
TIA
N

Christoph Bartelmus wrote:
Hi!

Nick Bradford "nbradford@optushome.com.au" wrote:
[...]
  
I am trying to get the supplied UltraView remote working on the frontend.

I am led to believe that the Ultraview / Dvico cards are/were offered
with two remotes.  A slimish one, and a 'chunky' one.  I have the chunky
one.  I have read (perhaps erroneously) that this is an 'MCE' remote.
They appear to use the same USB receiver.
    

[...]
  
Sorry for the long post, but better too much info than too little I
spose... Can anyone help me here?  Does it sound like just a wrong
lirc.conf file or something strange my remote is doing?
    

Try this config file:
http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/lirc/lirc/remotes/dvico/ 
lircd.conf.fusionHDTV?rev=1.3&view=markup

If this does not help, you will have to create a config file manually by  
compiling lircd with debug code and looking through the log files.

Christoph


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