Subject: Re: Patch review for mouse console support
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Julio Merino <email@example.com>
Date: 05/01/2002 12:08:47
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I'm replying to my own message to add some more notes. As I'm writting
the wsmoused daemon I find several missing functions that may need new
ioctl's. I don't think it is a good idea to add more ioctls to wsdisplay
directly, as it currently holds lots of them.
What do you think if we create a new device, for example /dev/ttyEctl
that will hold all these functions? In fact, the ones I've written are
not "config" things, but go into /dev/ttyEcfg...
A thing I'm missing: a function to be noticed when the user presses any
key on console (so the mouse should be hided), a function to know if we
are on a terminal or the terminal holds the X server, etc... is this
possible with current functionality?
On Wed, May 01, 2002 at 11:35:00AM +0200, Julio Merino wrote:
> Hi all
> Thank you.
> Of course it runs NetBSD - http://www.netbsd.org
> HispaBSD member - http://www.hispabsd.org
> Julio Merino <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Of course it runs NetBSD - http://www.netbsd.org
HispaBSD member - http://www.hispabsd.org
Julio Merino <email@example.com>
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