[lkml]   [2010]   [Jan]   [25]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: evdev regression on macbook with 2.6.33-rc5
On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 11:49:20PM +0100, Guillaume Chazarain wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 24, 2010 at 10:30 AM, Dmitry Torokhov
> <> wrote:
> > DOes the same behavior happens when you try using 'evtest' utility while
> > in console?
> Hi Dmitry,
> While struggling to make evtest show keyboard events, I discovered
> that the problem is an incompatibility with mouseemu
> ( as killing it makes the
> keyboard work fine.
> So, with mouseemu running, evtest won't print any event at all even if
> I move the mouse, and when mouseemu is off everything works fine and
> evtest prints the expected events.

Ah, well, I checked out the sources for this fine specimen. Oh man...
Then we have Debian guys adding their perls to keyboard handler:

++ if (inp.type != EV_KEY && inp.type != EV_REP)
++ return;

Obviously EV_SYN is completely useless message. And who cares about
keyboards with scroll wheels, volume sliders, etc, right?

This package either needs lots of love or it just needs to die...


 \ /
  Last update: 2010-01-26 00:27    [W:0.059 / U:15.032 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site