Blacklisting an Input Device

Gabriel Beddingfield gabrbedd at
Wed Dec 29 09:27:18 PST 2010


On Wed, Dec 29, 2010 at 2:51 AM, Peter Hutterer
<peter.hutterer at> wrote:
>>   1. Create a file in xorg.conf.d that maps the
>>      device (MatchProduct "Hercules DJ") to an
>>      empty driver (Driver "").
> The "official" solution is to use
>   Option "Ignore" "on"

Thanks, Peter!

However, I wonder if the attached patch to xf86-input-evdev might be

...or if it would be more appropriate for me to change something in
the kernel driver....  :-)

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: xorg-x11-drv-evdev-0010-must-have-buttons-with-axes.patch
Type: text/x-patch
Size: 2026 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <>

More information about the xorg mailing list