[PATCH v2] evdev: Support the "Calibration" string option.
oliver.mcfadden at nokia.com
Mon Oct 12 06:16:07 PDT 2009
On Mon, 2009-10-12 at 15:11 +0200, ext Julien Cristau wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 15:46:28 +0300, Oliver McFadden wrote:
> > Originally based on a patch from Daniel Stone, this commit allows for
> > the calibration factors to be set either from Xorg.conf or via HAL.
> > Previously the only way was via the properties interface.
> > ---
> > man/evdev.man | 4 ++++
> > src/evdev.c | 56 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++--------------------
> > 2 files changed, 40 insertions(+), 20 deletions(-)
> > diff --git a/man/evdev.man b/man/evdev.man
> > index 4f15062..eb9447a 100644
> > --- a/man/evdev.man
> > +++ b/man/evdev.man
> > @@ -150,6 +150,10 @@ be set in the configuration.
> > Number of reopen attempts after a read error occurs on the device (e.g. after
> > waking up from suspend). In between each attempt is a 100ms wait. Default: 10.
> > .TP 7
> > +.BI "Option \*qCalibration\*q \*q" "N1 N2 N3 N4" \*q
> > +4 32-bit values, order min-x, max-x, min-y, max-y. This feature is similar to
> > +the run-time axis calibration property, except it may be set in __xconfigfile__.
> > +.TP 7
> > .BI "Option \*qSwapAxes\*q \*q" Bool \*q
> > Swap x/y axes. Default: off. Property: "Evdev Axes Swap".
> > .TP 7
> How about
> .BI Option \*qCalibration\*q \*q" "min-x max-x min-y max-y" \*q
> Calibrates the X and Y axes for devices that need to scale to a
> different coordinate system than reported to the X server.
> Property: "Evdev Axis Calibration".
> Referring to the property using its name instead of the vague "the
> run-time axis calibration property" seems better in any case. Also, the
> 32/16/8 bit-ness is important for properties, much less so for xorg.conf
Ok, sounds good. I'll send another patch.
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