[RFC] Input design
daniel at fooishbar.org
Fri Apr 20 00:37:12 PDT 2007
On Fri, Apr 20, 2007 at 11:28:03AM +0930, Peter Hutterer wrote:
> So we obviously have two types of users to worry about:
> 1) don't care users
> should only get the devices that are known to the system.
> if HAL is the best way to get those, that's fine with me.
> how is the situation on other platforms though?
> (I know you provided some answer for this on irc but irc isn't
I don't know off the top of my head, but HAL is an abstraction layer,
sooo ... ;)
> 2) special setup users
> should be able to override anything in the config file.
> fixed device list is easy, maybe a regex or an option to completely
> free it up would be good too.
> Something like:
> Section "ServerLayout"
> Option "AllowArbitraryDevices" "YesIReallyWantToDoThis"
> Option "EnableDevicePath" "/home/whot/fakedev*"
> which basically means we agree on what you posted.
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