Toshiba A500-141, how activate IRDA remote controller ?
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how do you know it not working. how mush experience do you have with linux.
sudo modprobe toshiba there is a part of the kernel that builds that driver.
You use Ubuntu because it is likw windows just click ?
Ubuntu has something like systems hardware proprietary drivers. put in your sudo password and it down loads it and the world is great wrong.
Only Linus Travold has thought of this so you may need to enable it in settings
let me know how it goes I will boot up Kubuntu"s Karmic kernel.
Ubuntu has a great forum on this.
#Chosen IR Transmitter
#Don't start lircmd even if there seems to be a good config file
#Try to load appropriate kernel modules
# Default configuration files for your hardware if any
#Forcing noninteractive reconfiguration
#If lirc is to be reconfigured by an external application
#that doesn't have a debconf frontend available, the noninteractive
#frontend can be invoked and set to parse REMOTE and TRANSMITTER
#It will then populate all other variables without any user input
#If you would like to configure lirc via standard methods, be sure
#to leave this set to "false"
# Remote settings required by gnome-lirc-properties