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authorPeter Hutterer <>2011-07-28 10:43:38 +1000
committerPeter Hutterer <>2011-07-28 11:10:32 +1000
commit72d5b4886927aee5fbc871b5c3d0300be92d8ecc (patch)
parentca3e0b33d02a6a86b156008216bf94042b81ce71 (diff)
man: document syndaemon -m switch
Signed-off-by: Peter Hutterer <>
1 files changed, 11 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/man/ b/man/
index 4fbb568..1094b3b 100644
--- a/man/
+++ b/man/
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@ syndaemon \- a program that monitors keyboard activity and disables
the touchpad when the keyboard is being used.
-syndaemon [\fI\-i idle\-time\fP] [\fI\-d\fP] [\fI\-p pid\-file\fP]
+syndaemon [\fI\-i idle\-time\fP] [\fI\-m poll-inverval\fP] [\fI\-d\fP] [\fI\-p pid\-file\fP]
[\fI\-t\fP] [\fI\-k\fP] [\fI\-K\fP] [\fI\-R\fP] [\fI\-s\fP]
@@ -24,6 +24,16 @@ touchpad.
(default is 2.0s).
+\fB\-m\fR <\fIpoll\-interval\fP>
+How many milliseconds to wait between two polling intervals. If this value is
+too low, it will cause unnecessary wake-ups. If this value is too high,
+some key presses (press and release happen between two intervals) may not
+be noticed. This switch has no effect when running with
+Default is 200ms.
Start as a daemon, ie in the background.