[PATCH] man: list the drivers that are ignored when hotplugging (#35209)

Vincent Lefevre vincent at vinc17.net
Thu Mar 17 05:17:35 PDT 2011

On 2011-03-17 13:00:46 +0100, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> I don't have the trace of what I did and tested, but I had in the
> past on this machine (before I tried evdev):
> Section "InputDevice"
>         Identifier      "Synaptics Touchpad"
>         Driver          "synaptics"
>         Option          "AlwaysCore"
>         Option          "Protocol"      "auto-dev"
>         Option          "MaxTapTime"    "0"
>         Option          "SHMConfig"     "true"
>         Option          "EmulateMidButtonTime"  "0"
> EndSection
> But I don't remember why I switched the config to evdev (just that
> mid button emulation could no longer be disabled, and I tried to
> find information on the web).

I've found old notes saying that I tried synaptics but it didn't
work. Perhaps I got confused by the line (due to udev):

  (II) UnloadModule: "synaptics"

Still, the synaptics(4) man page hasn't been updated to take
hotplugging into account.

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