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I have installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my MacBook and am trying to get the Apple Remote to work with it. Does anyone have a set of instructions that will help me get it to work.

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Infrared Remotes are handled by LIRC.

Install it via sudo aptitude install lirc

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I have Googled this information for you, and hopefully this should be what you need.

Setting Up The Apple Remote Control On Ubuntu

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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. Imagine the linked site goes down for maintenance or forever - your answer would become worthless. –  htorque Dec 27 '11 at 21:55

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