No mouse acceleration in latest Git

Joel Feiner jafeiner at
Wed Nov 24 18:23:29 PST 2010

On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 5:44 PM, Simon Thum <simon.thum at> wrote:

> On 11/23/2010 06:33 AM, Joel Feiner wrote:
> > Mouse acceleration seems to have gone away as of a week or so ago.  I'm
> not
> > sure which component did it and I don't recall when it actually changed
> > since I use Linux now irregularly and only update once in a while.
> Yes, It's a known problem originating from the recent masked valuators
> introduction.  I patched what's obvious but that didn't fix it, so if
> you want to help out just go ahead ;)

Unfortunately, I don't know much about the input system in X, or programming
in X-land in general.  I know C and some other languages, so I suppose I can
poke around in files touched by recent commits.  Any relevant documentation
or pointers (so to speak)?  I won't make any promises ;)
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