libinput without udev

almindor at almindor at
Sun Dec 7 10:31:32 PST 2014

I am currently looking into porting libinput for freebsd by making mtdev optional and abstracting epoll so it can be nicely replaced with kqueue.

Having a basic abstraction on top of the udev functionality would be useful for me too since i could replace it with devd.

On Sun Dec 07 2014 11:12:02 GMT-0700 (MST), Thiago Macieira wrote:
> On Saturday 06 December 2014 23:33:13 Michael Forney wrote:
> > Currently, libinput is the only system component I would like to use
> > that has a hard libudev dependency, so unless libinput would consider
> > making this optional, I'll have to figure out something else.
> Do you mind my asking why you want this? Is it because you have a different 
> component that does the same job as udev? Or you're trying to make a very 
> constrained device (RAM and Flash) and you need to make room?
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