[TriLUG] Favorite inexpensive mythtv remote?
bill at arrowsreach.com
Mon Feb 21 10:01:16 EST 2011
I have bought several Microsoft MCE remotes for MythTV systems over
the years. I never had any problems with them. They are supported by
LIRC , have a good range, and cost ~$30 each. Check the LIRC
website for supported products.
The original version for XP  had a second power button that could
learn from the TV remote (Model 1039 Version 2). Pity you can't get
If you are into electronics, you could always build a receiver...
On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 5:26 AM, Mark Kempster <mark at kempster.org> wrote:
> I'm still building my OTA myth box, and one of the final pieces is a
> USB remote. I started out with the cheapest thing I could find on
> amazon and, obviously, it didn't work out so well. Given the
> bewildering array of options available in the marketplace and
> supported by lirc, I need some guidance.
> Do you have a favorite usb remote that falls into the 'just works'
> category for your mythtv frontend?
> Thanks for your advice!
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