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    SubjectRe: input system: EVIOCSABS(abs) ioctl disabled, why?
    On Fri, Jul 30, 2004 at 11:54:25PM -0500, Dmitry Torokhov wrote:
    > On Friday 30 July 2004 09:31 pm, Kristian H?gsberg wrote:
    > > Vojtech Pavlik wrote:
    > > > On Wed, Jul 28, 2004 at 03:41:28PM +0300, Olav Kongas wrote:
    > > >
    > > >
    > > >>When trying to feed calibration information to a touchscreen driver with
    > > >>the EVIOCSABS(abs) ioctl command, I noticed that this command is disabled
    > > >>in 2.6.7. Only after the modification given in the patch below it was
    > > >>possible to use this ioctl command.
    > > >>
    > > >>Why is the EVIOCSABS command disabled? I cannot imagine that nobody uses
    > > >
    > > >
    > > > It's a bug. I'll fix it.
    > >
    > > On a related note - shouldn't there also be a EVIOCSLED, or am I missing
    > > something obvious? How do you set keyboard LEDs?
    > >
    >
    > I think you can use KDSKBLED/KDSETLED ioctls, but I agree that that evdev
    > should also provide access to the same functions.

    It does, see my previous e-mail.

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    Vojtech Pavlik
    SuSE Labs, SuSE CR
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