[PATCH libinput 1/2] Hook up libevdev as backend
Rui Tiago Cação Matos
tiagomatos at gmail.com
Tue Feb 18 04:53:47 PST 2014
On 18 February 2014 07:09, Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer at who-t.net> wrote:
> libevdev wraps the various peculiarities of the evdev kernel API into a
> type-safe API. It also buffers the device so checking for specific features at
> a later time is easier than re-issuing the ioctls. Plus, it gives us almost
> free support for SYN_DROPPED events (in the following patch).
> This patch switches all the bit checks over to libevdev and leaves the event
> processing as-is. Makes it easier to review.
This looks fine to me. Can we also add a
on device creation? CLOCK_MONOTONIC is already a hard dependency in
configure.ac and it's required for good interoperability between
xwayland (which uses it for its time stamps) and mutter.
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