[ATrpms-users] Problems when updating to latest kernel under FC6
promac at gmail.com
Tue Sep 11 20:19:10 CEST 2007
On 9/11/07, Jeffrey J. Kosowsky <atrpms at kosowsky.org> wrote:
> Paulo Cavalcanti wrote at about 14:01:19 -0300 on Tuesday, September 11,
> > >
> > > OK. Not sure if I am understanding this right... but somehow the
> > > regular "yum update" ended up updating the kmdl to a 0.8.3 version but
> > > kept the lirc and lirc-lib at 0.8.2.
> Still not sure what made this happen.
> > > I then manually upgraded to all 0.8.3 (except for the kmdl which I
> > > kept as-is) but now the lirc daemon crashes every time I try to access
> > > it with a lirc-based application.
> > Have you restarted lirc?
> > sudo /etc/rc.d/init.d/lircd restart
> > - Is there any reason 0.8.3 shouldn't work for me?
> > > Do I need to separately upload the 0.8.3 kmdl from the lirc-8.3
> > > rather than using the 8.3 version that yum automatically upgraded
> > > for me under the 8.2 regime?
> > >
> > > Any other help appreciated...
> > >
> > It should work. This is what I have.
> > lirc-0.8.3-70_cvs20070827.fc6
> > lirc-devices-0.8-4.fc6.lcg
> > lirc-lib-0.8.3-70_cvs20070827.fc6
> > lirc-lib-devel-0.8.3-70_cvs20070827.fc6
> > What does
> > rpm -qa | grep lirc
> > return for you?
> Note I don't have the development lib but I assume that shouldn't be
> necessary (and it never was before)
lirc-devel is not necessary.
I do not use lirc-kmdl anymore because my remote is supported directly by
But I think there was a symbolic link from /dev/input/lirc to the module you
(loaded by modprobe.conf). Is this link still there? Is the module loaded?
When I had this type of problem in the past it was because this link was
Paulo Roma Cavalcanti
LCG - UFRJ
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