Re: Disable input device

From: Chuck Ebbert
Date: Sat Dec 06 2014 - 10:29:08 EST

On Sat, 29 Nov 2014 18:24:03 +0100
Pali RohÃr <pali.rohar@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> What do you think about adding new sysfs file "disable" (accept
> values 1 or 0) for every input device? With "1" it cause that
> kernel will drop all events from specific input device and if
> driver provide some function is can be called (e.g. for power
> management or disabling device at hardware level).

Yeah, I'd like to see this too. I am using xinput to disable the
notebook keyboard so the cats walking across it don't cause any
problems. It would be nice to have a better solution.
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