[PATCH libinput] RFC on quirk handling in libinput

Andreas Pokorny andreas.pokorny at canonical.com
Fri Aug 21 13:33:07 PDT 2015

The patch in the follow up mail describes a quirk needed to handle the
touchscreen for a range of mediatek based devices. Depending on how the touch
screen is wired to the soc, it always would report maximum == minimum == 0 for

Whats the best way to handle this sort of broken drivers (next to fixing the
kernel vendor)?

If adding an entry to the hwdb would help - how do I get to the strings that
identify the device?


Andreas Pokorny (1):
  quirk for mtk kernels

 src/evdev.c | 10 ++++++++++
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+)


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