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    Re: Vista MCE Remote clone and LIRC

    Mario,

    I've gotten the same behavior following the same steps. I'm also working with Matt over at CommandIR to get this working with my CommandIR unit.

    The remote is the Ortek VRC-1100...
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    Re: Vista MCE Remote clone and LIRC

    Throw me in as a 'me too!' here. I also have the Ortek (which is actually a very nice remote) and am having identical problems.

    Hopefully, this problem will be worked out.
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    That's it; I'm done with the Prolific chipset.

    I ditched the USB to DB9 and replaced it with a pci-e dual serial port. Worked out of the box.

    I spent 30+ hours diagnosing this. What a p*ssing...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    Well, I ran the procedure stated above and got exactly the same thing.

    I even shifted from using the get_signal to using off as part of the test sequence. No change, other than the signal being...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    The pl2303 is reported in dmesg as connected to /dev/ttyUSB0, and it does state 'connected' in dmesg.

    I will run the following procedure and report back:

    Configuration:
    host <->USB to...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    I unplugged the D11 first to make sure it booted with the TV translator already plugged in.

    Then I ran the following commands and have included their output:



    root@phaeton:~# dmesg | grep -e...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    Yet another update from the original poster:

    I was finally able to dig out an ancient laptop with Win2K on it (and a serial port!), install the TVtranslator configuration app and run the...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    Umm...BUMP?:(
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    Update:

    No change. Power off on both host and D11 box. D11 box on. 30 seconds later, host on.

    Ran your D11-800_directv.pl with


    ./D11-800_directv.pl verbose baudrate 9600 box_type D11...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    OK, here's the latest update:

    I connected my Paterson TV Translator to my laptop (via USB, no serial on the laptop either) and launched their configurator, just to make sure things were up to...
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    Re: usb to serial to directv d11

    Will do.

    FYI some more info:

    About 6 months ago I was using the Paterson USB TV translator. Worked great, but this was with a different chassis, one that had a standard serial port.

    When I...
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    usb to serial to directv d11

    OK, so I've just about pulled all my hair out and I'm ready to ask for help. (Not something I do easily.)

    Motherboard is ABit AB9 Pro with no serial ports. (Boo.)

    I installed a USB to Serial...
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    Re: HOWTO: Pocket PC Syncing with Evolution

    Argh. So exactly how does one go about rattling the tin cup to encourage someone to fix this? Or should I just give up at go back to a piece of paper and pencil?
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    Re: HOWTO: Pocket PC Syncing with Evolution

    So basically, what I'm hearing is that multi-sync / synce is BROKEN for evolution and broken for Ubuntu.

    For Pete's sake, I'm willing to PAY someone to make this bloody thing work. I seems like...
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