mouse acceleration profiles

Peter Hutterer peter.hutterer at
Mon Nov 18 16:11:43 PST 2013

On Sun, Nov 17, 2013 at 09:43:30PM -0500, westlake wrote:
> I was wondering about on the site
> there's a mention in the  The AccelerationProfile [integer]
> subsection, "-1 none"
> for common courtesy isn't it supposed to be
> '0 none' ?

well, yes/no, but given it's been this way for a number of releases now this
won't change.

from a historical point, None was added later and assigned -1 because 0 was
already reserved for the classic profile.
> xinput --set-prop command doesn't warrant -1, but does so starting
> from 0 {:)

xinput set-prop works fine here for -1 and a quick glance at the code
doesn't show any reasons why it wouldn't. 


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