Re: /dev/psaux-Interface

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Mon Apr 19 2004 - 03:54:21 EST

Tuukka Toivonen <tuukkat@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> psaux.c release 2004-04-19
> This is psaux.c linux kernel driver for kernels 2.6.x,
> a direct PS/2 serial port (aka /dev/psaux) driver.
> Available from:
> (includes README with more information)
> The driver was originally written by Lee Sau Dan
> but I fixed some bugs (most importantly SMP).
> I've seen lots of discussions about different mouse behaviour (or
> completely non-functioning mouse). If you have one of those problems, this
> driver should restore the kernel 2.4.x behaviour.
> Any suggestions/hopes to get it included into mainstream kernel?

I'd imagine that the input developers would regard that as a step in the
wrong direction.

Have you sent a report regarding the touchscreen problem? Is it a
straightforward bug, or has real functionality been lost?

> P.S. is there any documentation about the serio interface (serio_open()
> etc...)? I couldn't find anywhere.

Always a good question ;)
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