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authorDirk Wallenstein <>2010-10-29 13:08:25 +0200
committerPeter Hutterer <>2010-11-01 13:59:36 +1000
commit1d59f5b0387b18028017cfab4e55b703417dd735 (patch)
parent281c7744f682c1ba4f44c0ee22f9bf7188c14fe6 (diff)
man: Improve description of device selection option
The device selection option takes effect when loading keymaps, too. Signed-off-by: Dirk Wallenstein <> Signed-off-by: Peter Hutterer <>
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@@ -58,7 +58,8 @@ use the \-I option alone (i.e. without a directory), before any \-I
options that specify the directories you do want searched.
.TP 8
.B \-i\ \fIdeviceid\fP
-Specifies device ID (not name) to compile for.
+If \fIsource\fP or \fIdestination\fP is a valid X display, load the keymap
+from/into the device with the specified ID (not name).
.TP 8
.B \-l
List maps that specify the \fImap\fP pattern in any files listed on the