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    SubjectRe: [git pull 02/14] Add Wistron driver
    Stefan Seyfried <> wrote:
    > On Mon, Dec 12, 2005 at 01:38:44AM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > Stefan Seyfried <> wrote:
    > > > No. The ACPI Mafia^H^H^Hintainers :-) no longer accept any hotkey drivers
    > > > and IIUC it will be reimplemented in a generic driver. This driver
    > > > then should pipe the hotkey events to the input subsystem.
    > >
    > > hm. It seems a fairly bad idea to remove functionality before that
    > > functionality has been implemented by the other means and has been rolled
    > > out by distros for some time.
    > pcc_acpi never was in the acpi tree or in mainline AFAIK.

    It was in my tree in March 2005. I guess it's one of those things that
    never got merged further.

    > But it is nevertheless an example that it is not too hard to route hotkey
    > events through the input subsystem :-)

    Well whatever - it's an area in which we sorely need more functionality.
    How long have we been waiting for the "proper" implementations?
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