chuckr at telenix.org
Wed Sep 10 09:59:22 PDT 2008
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
For my XInput tablet driver, so far, i've been relying on options in xorg.conf
to give me screen size, but I know that there has to be a better way. As a
user, it's always been possible for me to have more than one mode set up, and
switch between them via a control-alt-[plus\minus] key sequence. What I want is
some way to detect the actual screen size in active use, and to find (via an
event) when it changes, so I can re-configure my tablet scaling details. If
anyone knows of a way to tell the actual active screen size (in dots, like maybe
1024x768, like that, I'm not sure of the right name to give here), please give
me a hint, ok?
I'll be spending my time finding the event name, I think that's going to be
easier for me to locate, probably it'll be named to be obvious (I hope).
Thanks. I have all my function key scaling code done, excepting that using the
xorg.conf scaling seems to me to be a very wrong way to go with that. I'm
letting the user choose either a keycode or a path to execute, this from
xorg.conf, I can live with that part, I think.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v2.0.9 (FreeBSD)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
More information about the xorg