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Old 12-03-2004, 06:26 PM   #1
unholy
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/dev/lirc does not exist


I've tried following instructions at this site

http://mandrakeusers.org/lofiversion...hp/t20212.html

But I do not have a /dev/lirc device node. My laptop IR port is ttyS1 and I have followed all the other instructions at the above link, but I still have no luck. I simply get this output..

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[root@localhost lirc]# service lircd start
Starting Linux Infrared Remote Control daemon:                  [FAILED]
[root@localhost lirc]# ls -l /dev/lirc
ls: /dev/lirc: No such file or directory
Can anyone tell me what I'm doing wrong?

Rgds,

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