Re: How to read events from usb keyboard/mouse
On Wed, 14 Nov 2007, Girish Venkatachalam wrote:[color=blue]
> On 14:20:51 Nov 14, Daniel O'Connor wrote:[color=green]
> > Couldn't you just run N copies of X (one for each head) and tell
> > them which mouse & keyboard device to use in each config file?
> > ie don't use sysmouse or kbdmux.[/color]
> Try it. If it works let us know. :)
> Very unlikely.[/color]
> Nowadays all X display managers supply multiseat. So this might not
> be too much of a problem if the mouse and keyboard events are kept
> separated at the kernel level.[/color]
Keyboard data would not be MUX'd if you didn't use kbdmux. Unless you=20
use moused mouse events wouldn't be MUX'd.
I haven't tried it since I lack the hardware ATM but.. why not? :)
Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - [url]http://www.gsoft.com.au[/url]
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