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Since every installation guide uses Ubuntu Control Center and I'm not such an expert with Ubuntu yet, I figured it might be a lot easier to go through any tutorial if I have UCC myself.

So I went to see how to get UCC. I added the PPA in my Software Sources and I used the Terminal to get and install it UCC.

After installation I get asked something but I don't really get what's being asked here nor what I have to select. ubuntu control center configuration

Can anyone tell me what the ./lircd.conf file exactly contains? And also what would be the best option to choose here?

A quick answer will be appreciated!

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This is called a debconf prompt. At some point something you installed asked for lirc, which is used to configure infrared remote controls with Ubuntu.

If you don't have one of these you can safely just select None or the model of your remote if you have one via the arrow keys, then Tab to highlight the OK and then hit Enter to continue with the process.

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Thanks! Very clear, short and fast answer! All of my appreciation! :) –  Xavier Hofman Jun 12 '13 at 21:12

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