Hey my friend !
I've already bought an usb-ir adapter. i'm able to use this one as an network adapter, butt not as an receiver for remote control. i'm quite new to linux. can you give me an advice?
this is what i got from tail /var/log/messages when i connect my adapter:
Jan 14 23:43:53 verleihnix kernel: [14152.448138] usb 2-5.5: new full speed USB device using ehci_hcd and address 14
Jan 14 23:43:53 verleihnix kernel: [14152.716419] usb 2-5.5: configuration #1 chosen from 1 choice
Jan 14 23:43:53 verleihnix kernel: [14152.716886] SigmaTel STIr4200 IRDA/USB found at address 14, Vendor: 66f, Product: 4200
Jan 14 23:43:53 verleihnix kernel: [14152.716978] /build/buildd/linux-source-2.6.22-2.6.22/drivers/net/irda/stir4200.c: IrDA: Registered SigmaTel device irda0