Xorg Input Hotplugging

Peter Hutterer mailinglists at who-t.net
Wed Oct 17 16:08:57 PDT 2007

David Sharp wrote:>
> Thanks Daniel. I think at least some of this helped. Also, adding
> Option "SWCursor" "on" was required (at least with these nvidia binary
> drivers and MPX). 

MPX should fail HW cursor initialisation before it even gets to the 
driver. I'm surprised you still need the Option SWCursor.
> One final issue I'm seeing, but I think this is a problem specific to
> MPX: once a keyboard is brought in to the server, I cant use
> ctrl+alt+FN to switch to another VT. I also can't use
> ctrl+alt+backspace to quit the server (and mpwm has no way to exit,
> afaict).

ln -s /etc/X11/xkb /opt/mpx/share/X11

gets you the xkb setup from your old x server. it's a hack, and there's 
a proper way to do it but this will do.


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