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I recently updated my raspberry pi 3 using sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade . During the process rpi kernel got updated.

uname -a
Linux raspberrypi 4.19.42-v7+ #1219 SMP Tue May 14 21:20:58 BST 2019 armv7l GNU/Linux

After a reboot, IR receiver stopped working which got fixed by changing dtoverlay=lirc-rpi,gpio_in_pin=23,gpio_out_pin=22 to dtoverlay=gpio-ir,gpio_pin=23 dtoverlay=gpio-ir-tx,gpio_pin=22.

Now IR receiver is working when I test using sudo mode2 -d /dev/lirc0, it shows pulses & spaces stream. But LIRC does not seem to be working as irw shows no output and python-lirc does not work too. When I press remote button , this message is shown in dmesg log :

[ 1015.407357] rc rc0: two consecutive events of type space

How to make lirc work again with ir receiver ?

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