XInput 2: the big picture, relationship to toolkits

Daniel Stone daniel at
Thu Aug 14 04:59:46 PDT 2008

On Thu, Aug 14, 2008 at 11:00:42AM +0930, Peter Hutterer wrote:
> Either way, it removes the need for tracking the XEventClass in the
> client, making things much saner and closer to core protocol event tracking
> from a toolkit/app perspective.

Oh yeah, and while I'm here, did anyone ever find a use for multiple
device classes? I haven't yet seen one; just seems like ridiculous
overengineering that makes our API more complicated than South Ossetia.

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