Input Devices

Jim Gettys Jim.Gettys at
Tue Aug 2 12:42:17 PDT 2005

Monitor hotplug we *MUST* get right, ASAP.

I was referring to hotplug of the display controller itself.
			- Jim

On Tue, 2005-08-02 at 15:37 -0400, Jon Smirl wrote:
> On 8/2/05, Jim Gettys <Jim.Gettys at> wrote:
> > Could be.  Hotplug of screens is not science fiction; we've already had
> > this case on handheld devices, and PCI express allows for hot plug
> X screen hotplug failed every time a presenter went to the podium at
> OLS. I was running Windows (it was my wife's laptop and she won't let
> me put Linux on it) and the hotplug happened without problem when I
> plugged into the projector.

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