lunchtimelarry at gmail
Mar 28, 2012, 5:13 AM
Post #26 of 27
On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 4:24 AM, Yianni Vidalis
<yiannividalis [at] hotmail>wrote:
> > Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2012 21:24:59 -0400
> > From: lunchtimelarry [at] gmail
> > To: mythtv-users [at] mythtv
> > Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] Has MythTV bricked my HD-PVR?
> > So, after much angst, I think I have determined that the use of module
> > ir-kbd-i2c has caused much of the instability of my hd-pvr, as
> > discussed here:
> > http://www.mythtv.org/pipermail/mythtv-users/2011-September/321456.html
> > If i load this module, I can see that my IR commands are received by
> > the hd-pvr, and then it flakes out. Is there a way to use this module
> > with other IR receivers, but somehow disable the hd-pvr IR receiver
> > from participating?
> > Larry
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> As far as I know, the transeiver part of hdpvr is controlled by the
> lirc_zilog module. See if it's loaded, and try removing it to see if it
> If this is the case, then blacklist it from loading at boot.
lirc_zilog is not loaded and never has been through this ordeal. The issue
is not with the hd-pvr IR transmitter, but with the IR receiver. If I load
ir-kbd-i2c to use with another IR receiver, the hd-pvr senses this and gets
involved, and then craps out.
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