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authorSean Young <sean@mess.org>2016-07-10 13:34:31 -0300
committerMauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab@s-opensource.com>2016-07-13 16:53:21 -0300
commit47aaa1ff81f253e8521f5bbe848ea6df85cc6a8e (patch)
tree4d3cba9e7822785b8b96895e864923129186bd70 /v4l-utils.spec.in
parentdd6cbd3799607bcfa8a1068ae3d811e600488b1b (diff)
ir-ctl: add new tool for sending & receiving raw IR
Currently v4l-utils has no tooling provided for receiving and sending raw IR using the lirc interface. Some of this can be done using various tools from the user-space lirc package, but not everything is covered. We want to be able to do the following: - List all the features that a lirc device provides - Set all possible receiving and sending parameters - Send raw IR, formatted as a text file - Record raw IR, with output in the same format as for sending - Testbed for lirc drivers. Driver misbehaviour is reported The need for this is not new. The manufacturer of the IguanaWorks IR device have a similar tool which is IguanaIR specific: http://www.iguanaworks.net/2012/igclient-examples/ Also RedRat3 provide a similar tools but this uses a signal database for sending IR, and is redrat specific. http://www.redrat.co.uk/software/redrat-linux-ir-tools/ Lirc provides a tool for reading raw IR but no method of sending it. http://www.lirc.org/html/mode2.html None of these provides full coverage of the basic raw IR lirc interface, hence v4l-utils seems like logical place to provide this functionality. It can be used as a tool for testing features of lirc drivers. Signed-off-by: Sean Young <sean@mess.org>
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1 files changed, 4 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/v4l-utils.spec.in b/v4l-utils.spec.in
index dd8959bd..bdbb27ba 100644
--- a/v4l-utils.spec.in
+++ b/v4l-utils.spec.in
@@ -17,8 +17,8 @@ Requires: libv4l = %{version}-%{release}
v4l-utils is a collection of various video4linux (V4L) and DVB utilities. The
-main v4l-utils package contains cx18-ctl, ir-keytable, ivtv-ctl, v4l2-ctl and
+main v4l-utils package contains cx18-ctl, ir-keytable, ir-ctl, ivtv-ctl,
+v4l2-ctl and v4l2-sysfs-path.
%package devel-tools
@@ -129,10 +129,12 @@ gtk-update-icon-cache %{_datadir}/icons/hicolor &>/dev/null || :
%config(noreplace) %{_sysconfdir}/udev/rules.d/70-infrared.rules
%files devel-tools

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