latest git xserver without hal causes Hotplugging to be a bit tricky
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Sat Nov 27 11:49:35 PST 2010
On Fri, Nov 26, 2010 at 8:24 PM, Justin Mattock <justinmattock at gmail.com> wrote:
> Not sure how to really handle this here(maybe I missed something), but
> under xorg.conf
> I see:
> [ 280.713] (**) ModulePath set to "/usr/lib/xorg/modules"
> [ 280.713] (WW) Hotplugging is on, devices using drivers 'kbd',
> 'mouse' or 'vmmouse' will be disabled.
> [ 280.713] (WW) Disabling Mouse0
> [ 280.713] (WW) Disabling Keyboard0
> [ 280.713] (II) Loader magic: 0x7c9900
> [ 280.713] (II) Module ABI versions:
> [ 280.713] X.Org ANSI C Emulation: 0.4
> startx works but I've no mouse or keyboard..
> (HAL is not installed)
It's using udev for hotplugging now unless you explicitly told it not
to during the build.
> if I
> Section "ServerFlags"
> Option "AutoAddDevices" "False"
> startx gets me a blank screen.
> is there a new option that I need to add to xorg.conf in order to startx
> and have radeon work right as well as the mouse and keyboard?
> or is this dependant on hal and/or device manager?
> (machine is a macbook pro)
Either remove Mouse0/Keyboard0 from your xorg.conf, add the above
ServerFlags to disable hotplugging, or rebuild with
--disable-config-udev to remove hotplugging entirely.
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