exclude programs from input device grabs
peter.hutterer at who-t.net
Wed Jan 7 21:28:32 PST 2009
On Wed, Jan 07, 2009 at 02:55:58PM +0000, Patrick Sebastian Zimmermann wrote:
> I'd like to program a mechanism for the xserver that allows certain
> programs to recieve input events even when they are grabbed by another
> program. This would allow X keygrabbers to work even when other
> programs grabbed the keyboard (eg. most programs when having a menu
> open, and most games).
XEvIE probably was the closest thing here. Except that it was broken and
removed recently. A reimplementation on top of the new input code probably
won't be frowned upon.
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