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Offline barny

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RPI cleint with IR remote controller
« on: April 16, 2013, 06:49:14 »

is it possible to connect an IR remote controller with USB to the RPI and controll the vomp client? And when must it be a special controller, and how i have to configure that?



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Re: RPI cleint with IR remote controller
« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2013, 15:08:06 »

that is possible, but e.g. my libigorusb reciver don't work correct on the RPI.
If you load the uinput kernel module and start the lirc daemon with the --uinput option, you can control the vompclient by a remote that needs lirc. Your lirc configuration must generate Events of the Linux input namespace.

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