Re: [PATCH] hid: wellspring device quirks
From: Henrik Rydberg
Date: Tue Jul 22 2008 - 09:32:14 EST
Jiri Kosina wrote:
> On Sun, 13 Jul 2008, Henrik Rydberg wrote:
>> This patch adds the HID_QUIRK_IGNORE_MOUSE quirk for the Apple USB
>> multitouch devices based on BCM5974, aka Wellspring. These devices
>> will instead be picked up by the new bcm5974 driver.
> Hi Henrik,
> is the mouse not working at all with standard HID driver?
Yes, it is working out-of-the-box, only poorly.
> I'd prefer to postpone merging this patch until bcm5974 hits mainline if
> the device works in a limited way with standard HID driver, so that we
> don't introduce regression.
Absolutely, this patch should be applied together with the bcm5974 driver,
or not be applied. The driver patch is here:
> If the device doesn't work with HID driver at all though, it is probably
> perfectly fine to merge it right away. Please let me know, I have no
> knowledge about this particular device.
It is fine to leave it, but I would of course prefer to have the driver included together with this patch.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/