Simon Thum simon.thum at
Wed Mar 11 08:28:06 PDT 2009

Ben Gamari wrote:
> Hey all,
> Recently I've been finding that despite Xorg.log reporting several
> devices being added to my server, `xinput list` only reports two:
>> $ xinput list
>> "Virtual core pointer"    id=0    [XPointer]
>> ...
>> unknown class
>> "Virtual core keyboard"    id=1    [XKeyboard]
>> ...
>> unknown class
I suspect (no checks) that the unknown class makes xinput stop listing,
even when there are more. They're all added (again from memory) because
for some reason a xorg driver is announced for them by HAL.

lshal | grep -10 x11_driver

might be valuable.

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