More on hotplug issue w/HAL
notting at redhat.com
Fri Jan 9 23:41:40 EET 2004
Otto Solares (solca at guug.org) said:
> > BTW - I've noticed that the floppy drive doesn't appear anywhere within
> > sysfs. I'm guessing that this is a kernel issue - there doesn't seem to
> > be a device class for it at all!
> Same for AT / PS/2 keyboards, serials, parallel, PS/2 mice.
Keyboards and mice can show up under the input class with some
patches that are not yet integrated, as I recall. floppy would
be under the platform bus.
Note that you *can* detect some of this stuff without sysfs. Although,
for keyboards and PS/2 mice, you don't really care.
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