Bug#568458: xserver-xorg-input-evdev: still no documentation
On Mon, Mar 15, 2010 at 07:43:25PM +0100, Brice Goglin wrote:
> Michal Suchanek <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Package: xserver-xorg-input-evdev
> > Version: 1:2.3.2-3
> > Followup-For: Bug #568458
> > This has been an issue for some time now.
> > The evdev man page is quite misleading.
> > It mentions only mouse options, no keyboard or other device options.
> > It does not mention used at all but udev is the only reasonable way of
> > configuring these input devices with recent xorg.
> > It is completely possible to install a default keyboard configuration
> > with udev which applies to every keyboard plugged into the system but I
> > cannot find any place where this is documented.
> udev support is Debian-only so far, it will be upstream in Xserver 1.8.
> It probably explains some missing documentation :)
If it's any help:
Reboot, or (as root) run the command:
udevadm trigger --action=add --subsystem-match=input
Restart the X server
--Paul Vojta, firstname.lastname@example.org