From: Jarod Wilson <jarod@wi...> - 2011-08-03 15:53:06
On Jul 23, 2011, at 8:15 PM, gwg wrote:
> I removed everything having to do with lirc - as long as it wouldn't break my system.
> Gave up trying to compile and install the source and reverted to the Debian package
> which is lirc-0.8.3-5. OS is Linux debian 2.6.38-bpo.2-amd64.
You haven't included any details about what hardware you're trying to
use here. But generally speaking, lirc 0.8.3 is *ancient*, and won't
work with a 2.6.38 kernel's provided lirc device interface. If I'm
thinking clearly, there's something much newer available in debian's