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SubjectRe: [patch 03/11] input: new force feedback interface
Anssi Hannula wrote:
> Andrew Morton wrote:
>>Anssi Hannula <> wrote:
>>>Implement a new force feedback interface, in which all non-driver-specific
>>>operations are separated to a common module. This module handles effect type
>>>validations, effect timers, locking, etc.
>>>As a result, support is added for gain and envelope for memoryless devices,
>>>periodic => rumble conversion for memoryless devices and rumble => periodic
>>>conversion for devices with periodic support instead of rumble support. Also
>>>the effect memory of devices is not emptied if the root user opens and closes
>>>the device while another user is using effects. This module also obsoletes
>>>some flawed locking and timer code in few ff drivers.
>>>The module is named ff-effects. If INPUT_FF_EFFECTS is enabled, the force
>>>feedback drivers and interfaces (evdev) will be depending on it.
>>>Userspace interface is left unaltered.
>>Nice-looking patches.
> Thanks for looking and providing helpful comments :)

Andrew, did you get my response? I received Delivery Status Notification
for your address:
- These recipients of your message have been processed by the mail server:; Failed; 5.3.0 (other or undefined mail system status)

Remote MTA network error

- SMTP protocol diagnostic: 554 5.7.1 suggested we reject
your email: is neither permitted nor denied by domain of

> BTW, what is the best way to send corrected patches for this patchset?
> Probably as a reply to the individual patches?

Hmm, I think it is easier to just send the whole updated set...

I'm going to do all the changes discussed and then send the set probably
tomorrow or in the weekend.

Anssi Hannula

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