[PATCH] hid: wellspring device quirks

Henrik Rydberg rydberg at euromail.se
Tue Jul 15 20:42:58 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-07-15 at 13:41 -0600, Tim Gardner wrote:
> Henrik Rydberg wrote:
> > From: Henrik Rydberg <rydberg at euromail.se>
> > 
> > This patch adds the HID_QUIRK_IGNORE_MOUSE quirk for the Apple USB
> > multitouch devices based on BCM5974, aka Wellspring. These devices
> > will instead be picked up by the new bcm5974 driver.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Henrik Rydberg <rydberg at euromail.se>
> > --- 
> Rather then modifying the kernel quirks list, how about updating the
> quirks list dynamically. It has the advantage of not causing regressions
> for folks that do not have LBM installe.  For example, see
> atp_update_quirks() in this patch. It could also work for the upstream
> kernel version as well.
> http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git?p=ubuntu/ubuntu-hardy-lbm.git;a=commit;h=32f4209218f2b5481db8643504e9d66060fb9dae

Excellent - you can tell I did not know about this possibility. :)

The device constants are present twice, but I suppose that is fixable
later on, if things are already committed. The same goes for the
upstream version, once settled. I will have a look at the dynamic quirks
then as well.


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