Re: Bug#85629: keymap for RiscPC
Yann Dirson writes:
> There is at least the option of running gpm with the "-S ''" option so that
> you can reboot with your mouse - or even trigger reinitialisation of the
> keyboard, with a bit more work.
Yuck. I use all three buttons on my mouse. I don't want the machine
> Without a mouse, IIRC there is a joystick-based daemon that allows to do the
> And maybe a daemon could be written to check whether it can talk to the
> keyboard (assuming this is possible), and attempt to reset it if it cannot
> or if it detects a wrong mode.
All the above are bodges, not a fixes.
Bodges will come back to fester later. Always fix problems properly so it
never re-appears. Don't introduce new problems that can be easily worked
Andries has the best solution by far to date.
Russell King (email@example.com) The developer of ARM Linux