[ANNOUNCE] xf86-input-evdev 1.2.0
daniel at fooishbar.org
Thu Nov 15 11:04:24 PST 2007
On Thu, Nov 15, 2007 at 12:57:41PM -0500, James Cloos wrote:
> |> Remove all of evdev_brain.c and all callers.
> It should be noted that the above change means that evdev is useless
> w/o hald. A tremendously broken requirement.
> Evdev no longer knows how to find input devices. And staticly specifying
> them in Xorg.conf is, in general, impossible.
Why not use something like udev to gain static device names?
> I trust there is some way forward w/o forcing the use of hald, with
> all of the nasty side-effects that brings along.
Patches are, of course, welcome, but they'll really have to be written
by the people who object to HAL.
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