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    SubjectRe: [ANNOUNCE] System Inactivity Monitor v1.0
    On Tue 2007-01-23 20:01:07, Mattia Dongili wrote:
    > On Tue, Jan 23, 2007 at 05:34:42PM +0100, Pavel Machek wrote:
    > [...]
    > > > Do you believe it could be a user-space daemon or what?
    > >
    > > Yes, what prevents userspace daemon watching /dev/input/event* to
    > > provide this functionality?
    >
    > hmmm... EVIOCGRAB for example? the synaptics Xorg driver is using
    > it, maybe others too?
    > I don't want to start a new discussion about it, just provide an answer
    > to your question :)

    I do not know how EVIOCGRAB works, I believe event* will _still_ see
    the events. Anyway, if not, I guess EVIOCGRAB can be fixed/removed/ we
    can add EVIOCGIVEMEALLTHEDATAREALLYIWANTIT.
    Pavel
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