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From: Grant Edwards <grant.b.edwards@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] Re: evdev broken?
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 03:07:50
Message-Id: j05glm$q0e$
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] evdev broken? by Francisco Ares
1 On 2011-07-20, Francisco Ares <frares@×××××.com> wrote:
2 > Hi, All
3 >
4 > Recently, after blindingly emerging world, X11/Xorg stopped to accept mouse
5 > and keyboard events. After some ways to figure out what was going on, I
6 > found that it seems related to "evdev".
7 >
8 > Anybody noticed something like that? The xorg-server package (or
9 > xorg-drivers, can't remember nor check now, because I had to use Windows
10 >:-( ) is being built with "evdev" flag, but there is an error in the log
11 > file about evdev could not be found, as long as "dri" and "dri2". I am using
12 > nvidia proprietary video driver.
14 You probably just need to re-emerge the xf86-input packages that you
15 have installed. That happens after every update to the Xorg server,
16 and there are probably messages in the portage log to that effect.
18 --
19 Grant


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