Bug#505635: [xserver-xorg-input-evdev] keyboard acts as if I had pressed every key multiple times.
On Sun, Nov 16, 2008 at 12:47:28 +0100, Matthias Berndt wrote:
> > Please send your full X log and config.
> What do you expect to find there? Anyway, I'm attaching them.
The explanation for your bug. duh.
> > Also please avoid using reportbug-ng, it generates bug reports which
> > lack a lot of important information.
> Then you (or someone else, I don't care) should fix it. After all, you
> want end users to report bugs, so you should make it easy. A
> command-line tool such as reportbug just doesn't cut it anymore.
> Section "InputDevice"
> Identifier "Keyboard0"
> Driver "evdev"
> Option "Device" "/dev/input/event1"
> # Option "XkbModel" "evdev"
> # Option "XkbKeycodes" "evdev"
Removing this section from xorg.conf should fix your problem. Or adding
Option "GrabDevice". Otherwise the driver gets loaded twice (once from
xorg.conf and once from hal) for the same device, leading to the event