ewalsh at tycho.nsa.gov
Tue Aug 11 12:57:14 CDT 2009
On 08/11/2009 08:18 AM, Christopher J. PeBenito wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-08-10 at 18:29 -0400, Eamon Walsh wrote:
>> On 06/17/2009 10:41 PM, Eamon Walsh wrote:
>>> Add a few new permissions to the "x_device" class to support the new
>>> functionality just merged to the X server.
>> In the previous patch 2 x_device permission bits for the XI2
>> functionality were left out.
>> Fixed with attached patch.
> Whats the difference between add/remove and create/destroy?
The devices are in a kind of hierarchy. You can now create one or more
"master devices" (mouse cursor and keyboard focus). The physical input
devices are "slave devices" that attach to master devices.
Add/remove controls the ability to add/remove slave devices from a
master device. Create/destroy controls the ability to create new master
Eamon Walsh<ewalsh at tycho.nsa.gov>
National Security Agency
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