[hal-info PATCH] Rationalise Acer keyboard map
danny.kukawka at web.de
Tue Jun 3 14:56:30 PDT 2008
On Dienstag, 3. Juni 2008, Daniel Stone wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 03, 2008 at 08:25:32PM +0200, ext Danny Kukawka wrote:
> > 3) With the new mapping (where more is mapped than needed) the user could
> > get confused by entries for keys which not exist.
> You're attempting to perform resusitation on a patient who was set on
> fire, had subsequently died, was decapitated, and then gutted. Four
> hundred years ago.
Great, very constructive!
> You might solve this for one particular brand of laptop, but not for any
> other input ever.
It solve it for all affected machines and not only for one particular brand of
laptop. You can't ever solve it for 'any other input ever'. Especially not
> And if you're trying to optimise creation of FDI files, well, ...
It's a question of performance (and I remember that there were many ppl which
made huge efforts to speed up HAL some milliseconds) and reliable
Btw. it's not that we have hundreds of reports every week or month about new
keymaps for these vendors.
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