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[directfb-dev] Re: DirectFB, LIRC and GTK
On Wednesday 26 June 2002 22:00, Denis Oliver Kropp wrote: > Not every input input device supports/has key codes used in conjunction > with a keymap. The lirc driver simply dispatches a symbol and the input > core translates it into a key id. This is done in "fixup_key_event". > Only the keyboard driver has a keymap yet. It simply dispatches the > hardware key code to the input core and it gets translated taking modifiers > and locks into account. After looking at the code in gdkkeys-directfb.c I must say, that the guy who wrote this code didn't know about that fact :-). Everything is based on the hardware key_code. Only the keyboard is used to build the directfb_keymap. No other input device seems to be supported. I'm sorry but I have no idea how to fix that. In my opinion this is not just a bug, but a bad concept. Perhaps it was not intended to support other input devices than keyboards for gtk. I don't know. Mike -- Info: To unsubscribe send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with "unsubscribe directfb-dev" as subject.