When I try to run irrecord I keep getting the following error message:
irrecord: could not init hardware (lircd running ? -> close it, check
Any ideas what I need to do here? I've tried it with lircd running and not
running. (Am I correct in thinking that it does need to be running?)
I've tried it after doing a 'sudo su' as well and got the same message so I
cannot understand why there would be a permissions problem.
I also tried chown'ing /dev/lircd to my user. This didn't seem to make a
I know that I have write permission on the file that I am trying to record
to (It's in my home directory).
Get latest updates about Open Source Projects, Conferences and News.