Re: XFree86 seems to be being wrongly accused of doing the wrongthing
From: Frédéric L. W. Meunier
Date: Thu Mar 18 2004 - 02:22:53 EST
On Thu, 18 Mar 2004, Vojtech Pavlik wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 18, 2004 at 03:56:35AM -0300, Frédéric L. W. Meunier wrote:
> > Wrongly ? I don't think so, as it has presumably been fixed in
> > XFree86 after 4.4.0.
> > http://www.xfree86.org/cvs/changes.html:
> > 6. Do the Linux KDKBDREP ioctl on the correct fd. This
> > prevents the fallback that tries to directly program the
> > keyboard repeat rate, and the related warning messages that
> > recent Linux kernels generate (David Dawes).
> > I'm attaching the patch I extracted from CVS.
> > Vojtech, what about adding such information to your HOWTO ? And
> > better, adding the URL to atkbd.c, so people stop reporting it.
> I'll add the info and the URL into the HOWTO and kill the message.
Here are the URLs directly from CVS (just in case someone
doesn't trust the diff I sent):
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