To enable logging on linux, fire up a terminal, and using your favorite text editor, create the flirc.ini file
bash # sudo vi /usr/bin/flirc.ini
Copy and paste the text in the file:
; COPYRIGHT 2016 Flirc, Inc. All rights reserved. ; ; This copyright notice is Copyright Management Information under 17 USC 1202 ; and is included to protect this work and deter copyright infringement. ; Removal or alteration of this Copyright Management Information without ; the express written permission of Flirc, Inc. is prohibited, and any ; such unauthorized removal or alteration will be a violation of federal law. ; ; @brief Flirc configuration file, currently used to setup logging [logging] ; Protocol configuration loglevel = 5 ; 0 = None ; 1 = Error ; 2 = Warning ; 3 = Info ; 4 = Debug ; 5 = Verbose libusb = true ; Log libusb events logtofile = true ; True or true append = true ; Append or create new log file file = flirc_log.txt ; File to Log desktop = true ; Save file to Desktop, this should be set for windows
Save the file, that's it. Running the GUI will now place a log file on the desktop. To disable logging, change the loglevel to zero in the flirc.ini file.