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    SubjectRe: 2.6.0-test5-mm4
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    Vojtech Pavlik <vojtech@suse.cz> writes:

    > On Mon, Sep 22, 2003 at 11:27:17PM +0200, Peter Osterlund wrote:
    > > Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> writes:
    > >
    > > > Zilvinas Valinskas <zilvinas@gemtek.lt> wrote:
    > > > >
    > > > > Btw Andrew ,
    > > > >
    > > > > this change "Synaptics" -> "SynPS/2" - breaks driver synaptic driver
    > > > > from http://w1.894.telia.com/~u89404340/touchpad/index.html.
    > > > >
    > > > >
    > > > > -static char *psmouse_protocols[] = { "None", "PS/2", "PS2++", "PS2T++", "GenPS/
    > > > > 2", "ImPS/2", "ImExPS/2", "Synaptics"};
    > > > > +static char *psmouse_protocols[] = { "None", "PS/2", "PS2++", "PS2T++", "GenPS/2", "ImPS/2", "ImExPS/2", "SynPS/2"};
    > > >
    > > > You mean it breaks the XFree driver? Is it just a matter of editing
    > > > XF86Config to tell it the new protocl name?
    > >
    > > It breaks the event device auto detection, which works by parsing
    > > /proc/bus/input/devices. The protocol name is hard coded so you can't
    > > just change the XF86Config file.
    > >
    > > > Either way, it looks like a change which should be reverted?
    > >
    > > I think the new protocol name is better, so why not just fix the X
    > > driver instead. Here is a fixed version:
    > >
    > > http://w1.894.telia.com/~u89404340/touchpad/synaptics-0.11.4.tar.bz2
    >
    > I'd suggest the driver either checks the BUS/VENDOR/DEVICE ids or the
    > bitfields for the pad, not the name. Names are unreliable ...

    OK, this is now implemented in version 0.11.5, which I just uploaded
    to my web site. This version also adds support for the new events
    ABS_TOOL_WIDTH, BTN_TOOL_FINGER, BTN_TOOL_DOUBLETAP and
    BTN_TOOL_TRIPLETAP.

    --
    Peter Osterlund - petero2@telia.com
    http://w1.894.telia.com/~u89404340
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