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Re: handling absolute X, Y position event in bsd_mouse.c

On Wed, 4 Mar 2009, NONAKA Kimihiro wrote:

> Zaurus and hpc* port have a touch panel. As for them, the pointer
> position is absolutely reported.
> Currently It is never handled in
> xorg-server/dist/hw/xfree86/os-support/bsd/bsd_mouse.c.
> It came to be able to handle the pointer position of addressing absolutely
> with the appended patch.
> It referred to xorg-server/dist/hw/xfree86/os-support/solaris/sun_mouse.c
> in making this patch.

did you check the bsd_mouse.c from our XFree86 also? I don't know if
anything there is significant but I had to add the W direction recently
and I noticed that the absolute pointer had not been carried through to
xorg. (there was something about ABSOLUTE_Z and ABSOLUTE_W there but I'm
not sure if they make sense?)

Its probably worth pushing the addition upstream though I made a ticket
about it ( but it has not
been touched.  Do we have any insiders at


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