why default pointer added despite configured mouse?
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Mon Sep 17 06:15:58 PDT 2007
Krisztian Mark Szentes-Wanner wrote:
> Can anyone please explain why a default pointer is automatically added by
> the X server in addition to a properly configured one? This drives me
> crazy, it uses /dev/input/mice which is annoying in a multiseat setting.
IIRC the server version you are using did not recognise evdev as core
pointer/keyboard capable driver. So if you don't have a device using
"mouse" or "keyboard" driver the server will automatically add one.
> I am thankful for any help or hints on this topic, I could not find
> anything in Bugzilla or on the net, just a hint about "AllowEmptyInput"
> option. Currently, I use a workaround based on /dev/null and the mouse
> input driver.
You need git master or server 1.4 (X11R7.3) for AllowEmptyInput to work.
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