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authorPeter Hutterer <peter.hutterer@who-t.net>2012-10-02 04:40:05 (GMT)
committer Sascha Hlusiak <saschahlusiak@arcor.de>2012-10-03 14:07:47 (GMT)
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man: point out that the joystick module is not a joystick driver
Signed-off-by: Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer@who-t.net> Signed-off-by: Sascha Hlusiak <saschahlusiak@arcor.de>
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@@ -19,7 +19,13 @@ Snipped for xorg.conf.d(5):
.SH DESCRIPTION
.B joystick
-is an __xservername__ input driver for Joysticks. There are 3 backends available that are used in the following order, if support was found:
+is an __xservername__ input driver for controlling the pointer with a
+joystick device. It is
+.B not a joystick driver for games,
+the
+.B evdev
+driver will suffice for those in most cases.
+There are 3 backends available that are used in the following order, if support was found:
.nf
.B - Linux's evdev interface