Bug#373871: Info received ([Pkg-lirc-maint] Bug#373871: IR
Transmitting broke (ubuntu dapper pulling debian package))
superm1 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 25 08:41:13 CET 2006
Ah sorry for the confusion. I have to netboot/nfs root this machine in
order to get it up and running (no hard drive in it), so getting an etch
install will just take a little time for me to get setup, but I would be
For the ubuntu specific information, we are using your guys' 0.8.0-5 with a
minor patch related to dropping libsvga. We are on a 2.6.17 kernel.
I'll provide etch specific information soon.
On 12/25/06, Amaya <amaya at debian.org> wrote:
> Hi, Mario
> Mario Limonciello wrote:
> > I have some further information to provide in this.
> Thanks for the additional information.
> > I just finished migrating another box from Gentoo to Ubuntu 6.10 and
> > ran into the exact same troubles as previously with other Ubuntu 6.06
> > boxes. I didn't change any hardware configuration (or for that matter
> > the location of the transmitter itself on a receiver). The serial
> > transmitter worked perfectly in Gentoo, and stopped sending functional
> > signals for Edgy. I grabbed a newer snapshot that included support
> > for MCEUSB2 transmitting and tested with a MCEUSB2 transmitter. To my
> > surprise, it worked out fine. It appears to be problem that only
> > plagues the serial transmitting module.
> I would appreciate it if you could be more specific... We, as Debian
> maintainers, have no idea what versions of lirc are shipped with Ubuntu
> and with which versions of Ubuntu, and what kernels and what changes are
> made to the kernels in Ubuntu. It just a different distro, it is very
> hard for us to help you!
> If you really want our help, please try installing Etch. Can I suggest
> you try one of the latest version of our Installer?
> The Net istall Cd (only 100MB) can be found at:
> Maybe this version fixes your problem, and remember to press F3 as you
> boot the CD and try out the new Grafical Installer :)
> It rocks!
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