Have you tried...
 
irsend send_once XM KEY_2
sleep(1second)
irsend send_once XM KEY_2
 
Some devices treat two identical keys in rapid succession as “same key sent twice for reliability” and will ignore one of the keys received.
 
Paul DS.
 
Sent: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 4:57 PM
Subject: XmRadio and Lirc - can't send same key twice
 
Hi all – I have an odd issue with a XM Radio and Lirc. I can send keys to the radio and they are recognized, but I am unable to send the same key twice in a row. i.e., I can send 21 and it goes to channel 21 but I can’t send 22. Also, if I send something like 34, I can’t send any channel next that start with 4 (41, 42, 43, etc)
 
I tried sending both as :
 
irsend send_once XM KEY_2 KEY_2
 
Or
 
irsend send_once XM KEY_2
irsend send_once XM KEY_2
 
This also effects other keys, such as power. Kinda hard to turn it back on if you can only send power once. :)
 
Any thoughts?
 
Thanks!
Scott
 


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