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authorPeter Hutterer <>2011-03-18 10:29:37 +1000
committerPeter Hutterer <>2011-03-21 11:56:10 +1000
commit5f546777173dc78146025499d186fe97d31eaeac (patch)
parent86cab92b41443a5c9391b3bb20c93d902cf67961 (diff)
man: add short blurb about InputClass configuration in servers 1.8
Signed-off-by: Peter Hutterer <>
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@@ -928,6 +928,12 @@ right button, two-finger detection, three-finger detection, pressure detection,
32 bit unsigned, 2 values (read-only), vertical, horizontal in units/millimeter.
+Configuration through
+.I InputClass
+sections is recommended in X servers 1.8 and later. See xorg.conf.d(5) for
+more details. An example xorg.conf.d snippet is provided in
+.I ${sourcecode}/conf/50-synaptics.conf
Configuration through hal fdi files is recommended in X servers 1.5, 1.6 and
1.7. An example hal policy file is provided in
.I ${sourcecode}/conf/11-x11-synaptics.fdi