[vdr] Remote plugin breakage with 2.6.15-rc1+ kernel

C.Y.M syphir at syphir.sytes.net
Sun Nov 13 12:53:32 CET 2005


C.Y.M wrote:
> C.Y.M wrote:
> 
>>As of 2.6.15-rc1 (actually the change was originally made in 2.6.14-git8), there
>>is no more /dev/input/event0 node.  The nodes now start at event1 and up.  This
>>breaks the autodetect feature in the remote plugin for VDR.  I was able to
>>kludge a fix by hacking the default to the event I am currently using, but a
>>real fix should be made instead.
>>
>>This is *hacked* fix for a remote that is using event3.  This only a kludge.
> 
> 
> OK, this seems like a much better fix for 2.6.15-rc1+ kernels and the remote
> plugin.  Now autodetect works again for the events.
> 

Now that I think about it more, this is only going to be a problem for people
using udev (where devices are created in /dev each time on boot).

Regards,




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