[systemd-devel] update: udev keymaps are moving to hwdb

Kay Sievers kay at vrfy.org
Tue Jul 16 07:25:42 PDT 2013

On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 12:39 PM, Kay Sievers <kay at vrfy.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 10, 2013 at 11:38 PM, Kay Sievers <kay at vrfy.org> wrote:
>> The systemd git source tree has now all the pieces to prepare the move
>> from the current keymap handling to the hardware database. None of it
>> will take any action at the moment, the hwdb file is not committed.
> The hand-edited:
>   /usr/lib/udev/hwdb.d/60-keyboard.hwdb
> is in the systemd source tree now:
>   http://cgit.freedesktop.org/systemd/systemd/tree/hwdb/60-keyboard.hwdb?
> It should contain almost all data from the keymaps. The Logitech too
> broad matches for USB devices, which use the textual string instead of
> the usual USB IDs have been dropped, they need to be resurrected when
> someone can supply the USB IDs.

Committed it now. All the old udev keymap files are gone and only the hwdb file:
is carrying all the data.

Martin is looking into the missing USB Logitech maps at the moment.


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