Re: Switching to 2.4.12 found ADB keycodes (long)
On Sun, 2001-11-25 at 01:16, Chris Tillman wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 24, 2001 at 04:18:10AM -0500, Colin Walters wrote:
> > As for running dpkg-reconfigure upon reboot, there are a few problems.
> > Firstly, it wouldn't fix existing kernel .debs. Secondly, it is
> > unexpected; what if you are remotely upgrading the kernel? Thirdly,
> > the best solution is probably user education...
> OK, 3 strikes, yer... How about something in the kernel-image postinst
> that checks the current mac_hid vs. the new kernel for matching
> ADB-ness and just prints a warning?
Not a bad idea, but then official kernels shouldn't support ADB keycodes
(or at least default to Linux keycodes) anyway, and this doesn't well
cover custom kernels.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast