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[Lcdproc] installation problem


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  • From: jan AT nerim.net (jan)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] installation problem
  • Date: Thu Oct 3 12:16:02 2002

Le jeudi 3 octobre 2002, =E0 01:29 PM, jan a =E9crit :

>
> Le jeudi 3 octobre 2002, =E0 12:13 PM, jan a =E9crit :
>
>> i installed version 0.4.3
>> i changed driver for HD44780 in the LCDd.conf in /etc/
>> when i run LCDd
>> here are the messages in the syslog
>>
>> could not bind to port 13666
>> sock_create_server: error creating socket
>> error opening socket
>> critical error: main.c:238, abort
>>
>>
>> could someone help solve this?
>> the lcd is a HD44780 and is running fine (backlight ok and it shows 2=20=

>> lines of blocks, at the first line and the third line)(and i checked=20=

>> the LPT address int the bios its 378)
>> please explain slowly im a linux newbie
>> thank you
>>
>>
>
> i managed the problem myself
> i put winamp in the connection type and tada magic
>
> but now i have another question
> at this page someone explain how to set VDR to run with lcdproc
> http://home.pages.at/bashy/lcd.html
>
> it says to launch LCDd daemon with the launch of vdr:
>
> Eintrag /usr/local/src/VDR/runvdr
> # run lcd-daemon
> LCDd -t 40x4 -d HD44780 "-p 0x378 -c winamp -v 2,2"
>
> im ok with this after that its not clear anymore
>
> =DCbergabe VDR
> VDRPRG=3D"./vdr -L localhost -P 13666"
>
> can someone tell me where to put this?
> it seems that vdr has a patch to run with LCDd i installed it
> is the last line is for lcdproc.conf ?
> im confused about the fact that lcdproc is the only client that other=20=

> clients use to go to LCDd ? or every client properly patched can =
access=20
> LCDd?
> thank you
>
i found that also
everything is fine now
who said i needed a mailing list?

ok one more thing
when the lcd prints a black block its not fully black
there s a letter "P" in it
for example for cpu load
?





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