Welcome to Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial
"The place where you learn linux"
Save the Children

 Create an AccountHome | Submit News | Your Account  

Tutorial Menu
Linux Tutorial Home
Table of Contents

· Introduction to Operating Systems
· Linux Basics
· Working with the System
· Shells and Utilities
· Editing Files
· Basic Administration
· The Operating System
· The X Windowing System
· The Computer Itself
· Networking
· System Monitoring
· Solving Problems
· Security
· Installing and Upgrading
· Linux and Windows

Glossary
MoreInfo
Man Pages
Linux Topics
Test Your Knowledge

Site Menu
Site Map
FAQ
Copyright Info
Terms of Use
Privacy Info
Disclaimer
WorkBoard
Thanks
Donations
Advertising
Masthead / Impressum
Your Account

Communication
Feedback
Forums
Private Messages
Surveys

Features
HOWTOs
News Archive
Submit News
Topics
User Articles
Web Links

Google
Google


The Web
linux-tutorial.info

Who's Online
There are currently, 52 guest(s) and 0 member(s) that are online.

You are an Anonymous user. You can register for free by clicking here

  

irexec



SYNOPSIS

       irexec [options] [config_file]


DESCRIPTION

       This  program lets you execute arbitrary commands on an IR
       signal decoded by lircd, the LIRC  daemon.  You  can  give
       irexec  a command line parameter which has to be a name of
       a valid config file. If no  command  line  parameters  are
       given  irexec  reads the default config file which is usu­
       ally ~/.lircrc.

       If irexec executes a program it will wait until this  pro­
       gram terminates.  So append a '&' to the command string if
       you don't want that.

       The config string consists of the command to be run.

       -h --help
              display usage summary

       -v --version
              display version

       -d --daemon
              run in background


OPTIONS

       If you add the --daemon option irexec will fork  to  back­
       ground.  That way you can easily start irexec from an init
       script. In this case you should specify a config  file  on
       the command line as irexec won't be able to find your home
       directory. Potential uses are shutting down the  computer,
       starting a dial-up connection etc.


NOTE

       If  you  start  irexec, it reads your ~/.lircrc and reacts
       only on prog= entries that point to irexec.  If  you  have
       included more than one program in your .lircrc, then start
       all these  programs,  they  react  itself  only  to  their
       according entries in .lircrc.


SEE ALSO

       The  documentation  for  lirc is maintained as html pages.
       They are located under html/ in the  documentation  direc­
       tory.

irexec 0.6.6               October 2002                 IREXEC(1)
  




Login
Nickname

Password

Security Code
Security Code
Type Security Code


Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As a registered user you have some advantages like theme manager, comments configuration and post comments with your name.

Help if you can!


Amazon Wish List

Did You Know?
You can get all the latest Site and Linux news by checking out our news page.


Friends



Tell a Friend About Us

Bookmark and Share



Web site powered by PHP-Nuke

Is this information useful? At the very least you can help by spreading the word to your favorite newsgroups, mailing lists and forums.
All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters. Articles are the property of their respective owners. Unless otherwise stated in the body of the article, article content (C) 1994-2013 by James Mohr. All rights reserved. The stylized page/paper, as well as the terms "The Linux Tutorial", "The Linux Server Tutorial", "The Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial" and "The place where you learn Linux" are service marks of James Mohr. All rights reserved.
The Linux Knowledge Base and Tutorial may contain links to sites on the Internet, which are owned and operated by third parties. The Linux Tutorial is not responsible for the content of any such third-party site. By viewing/utilizing this web site, you have agreed to our disclaimer, terms of use and privacy policy. Use of automated download software ("harvesters") such as wget, httrack, etc. causes the site to quickly exceed its bandwidth limitation and are therefore expressly prohibited. For more details on this, take a look here

PHP-Nuke Copyright © 2004 by Francisco Burzi. This is free software, and you may redistribute it under the GPL. PHP-Nuke comes with absolutely no warranty, for details, see the license.
Page Generation: 0.08 Seconds