Re: new X server doesn't find input devices
On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 12:06:23AM +0200, Julien Cristau wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 21:08:11 -0500, Bob Tracy wrote:
> > Dunno... Something in the hal <--> dbus <--> udev chain might be broken,
> > or maybe the mechanism Xserver uses to access what hal knows about isn't
> > quite right. Regardless, the workaround enables the desired/expected
> > Xserver behavior.
> X doesn't use hal or dbus, and hasn't (in sid) since January 2010.
Perhaps a stupid question, but does it then follow that the Xserver
"AutoAddDevices" functionality depends only on things entirely
within X? That would at least narrow down the target audience for a