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SubjectRe: keyboard hook?
Input API looks nice. For now, I'll write a patch against pc_keyb.c to add a hook for my qoder stuff, and a loadable module for the meat of the driver. Then I'll port up to the input API. The Qoder is strictly ps/2 keyboard, as far as its interface goes, so I cannot use the input API for now. I have a Sparc here; does it have drivers you wish to have ported?

On Sun, Jun 03, 2001 at 09:02:18PM -0700, James Simmons wrote:
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> > Thanks, I'm loking through your driver now. Does the input api
> > already/currently support ps2 keyboards?
>
> With the current tree no. The work around is to make input api keyboards
> behave as PS/2 keyboards. In 2.5.X ps2 keyboards will be input api based.
> As you can see we already have PS/2 input api driver (i8042.c and atkbd.c).
> I have been using it for several months now. It is just a matter of making
> sure it works on other platforms besides intel.
>
> P.S
> I also need to port other keyboard drivers on other platforms over to
> the input api and test these drivers. If anyone would like to help out
> contact me.
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