Xorg Input Hotplugging

Bernardo Innocenti bernie at codewiz.org
Thu Oct 18 08:35:45 PDT 2007

Daniel Stone wrote:

>> Yeah, but editing fdi files according to the system settings does not
>> seem like an acceptable solution for OS distributors, does it?
> Why is making an FDI less acceptable than making an xorg.conf?

Neither is very desiderable.  I'd make the first a read-only file
and ditch the second altogether (one day).

Per-user input settings such as the keyboard layout and mouse accel
belong to the desktop session.

>> The display managers should really set the keyboard themselves as
>> others have suggested in this thread.  And this is what I'm planning
>> to do in olpc-dm.
> Yes, as I said, but failing that, the FDI.


 |___|   Bernardo Innocenti - http://www.codewiz.org/
  \___\  One Laptop Per Child - http://www.laptop.org/

More information about the xorg mailing list