uinput devices

Erik de Castro Lopo mle+xorg at mega-nerd.com
Sat Apr 4 16:26:14 PDT 2009

Dan Nicholson wrote:

> You'd have to talk to udev/kernel people to figure out ways to
> persistently identify uinput devices. You can try running "udevadm
> info" on your device to see if there are properties you can match on.
> Then create a new udev rule with SYMLINK+="myinputdev" or whatever.
> Or look at /etc/udev/rules.d/60-persistent-input.rules and see if you
> can wedge uinput in there somewhere. (This might be in
> /lib/udev/rules.d in newer releases)

I've bashed away at udev for quite a while without results.

For now I've decided to switch to a named pipe in /dev/input because
that is working now.

Erik de Castro Lopo

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