evdev problems

Magnus Vigerlöf Magnus.Vigerlof at home.se
Wed Mar 21 14:43:12 PDT 2007

On Wednesday 21 March 2007 02:09, Peter Hutterer wrote:
> I'd rather solve the problem than quickfixing it to stop crashes. I
> don't want to change the evdev driver yet, I only started looking at
> it yesterday and my knowledge of its internals is fairly limited.
> Unless I get some more of the big picture how it works, I'd rather
> not touch it.

If it's a bug it should be corrected, but I'd agree that in this case this is 
not the real problem. Besides, I have a feeling that most input drivers needs 
to be updated to fully support hotplugging sooner or later anyway, and maybe 
it's better to make these kind of corrections at that point.


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