[vdr] lirc improvement suggestion

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Tue Jun 6 20:52:27 CEST 2006

I demand that Joerg Riechardt may or may not have written...

> Darren Salt schrieb:
>> I demand that Ville Skyttä may or may not have written...
>>> -#define REPEATLIMIT  20 // ms
>>>  #define REPEATDELAY 350 // ms
>>> -#define KEYPRESSDELAY 150 // ms
>>> +#define REPEATFREQ 100 // ms
>> No. You want at least 114 (for RC5).
>> [snip]

> Do you mean REPEATFREQ? It works well here with RC5 and 100.

(Actually, it's also misnamed: that's a repeat interval.)

The RC5 repeat interval is (IIRC) 113.4ms. Any soft repeat handler needs to
have an interval which is no less than this else sometimes you'll be unable
to avoid an extra repeat.

> Doesn't it work for you??

Not checked; I'm using LIRC via gxine and irexec.

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