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Old 10-16-2010, 06:16 AM   #1
broxtor
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PVR-350 remote keeps changing between /dev/lirc0 and /dev/lirc1


I have an Antec Fusion htpc case which has a volume knob that uses lirc. I also have a PVR-350 tv card that also uses lirc. The problem is that every time I reboot both devices switch places between /dev/lirc0 and /dev/lirc1 which results in a not working remote.

I tried following the instructions on http://parker1.co.uk/mythtv_tips.php to make the lirc device static, but when I do a 'cat /proc/bus/input/devices' only the volume knob shows up. My PVR-350 remote isn't listed.

Is there any other way to get this working?

The OS I'm using is Debian Squeeze.

Last edited by broxtor; 10-16-2010 at 06:17 AM. Reason: added OS
 
Old 10-18-2010, 12:22 PM   #2
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Sounds to me like the relevant modules are loading in one order on a boot, and in the reverse on a reboot. The key is to get one up and singing before the other is seen.
 
  


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