[vdr] in-kernel lirc and devinput

Jukka Tastula poltsy at gmail.com
Thu Oct 18 18:13:21 CEST 2012


On Wed, 17 Oct 2012 21:21:41 +0300
Jouni Karvo <Jouni.Karvo at iki.fi> wrote:

> hi,
> 
> earlier, I used to compile lirc separately, but nowadays there are lirc 
> modules in the kernel source, using /dev/input and IR keymaps. After 
> switching to these, it seems many of the buttons in the remote have 
> stopped working, as they are now interpreted as keyboard presses instead 
> of RC commands for lirc.

All I did was disable loading the maps and everything works exactly as
before with the in-kernel drivers. Did I miss some reason why the new
system is better?



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