Exposing the mouse battery status through HAL

Sergey Udaltsov sergey.udaltsov at gmail.com
Wed Dec 1 02:33:27 PST 2004

> Thinking a bit more about it perhaps the property should be called
> info.software.addons.input.mouse.wireless and we should merge
> "org.freedesktop.Hal" in the .fdi file because we are the vendor of that
> addon (e.g. it's in the hal tarball). In some theoretical future
> Logitech could override that property with "com.logitech", with .fdi
> files of their own, and make their own polling daemon run instead of
> ours [1].
As I said, IMHO it would be more reasonable to set in .fdi the
property "rechargeable.command_interface" - and then analize it in the
daemon. What's wrong with this approach?

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