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Date:      Thu, 9 Jul 2009 17:52:34 -0400
From:      Glen Barber <>
To:        Warren Block <>
Subject:   Re: Xorg - how can I configure this thing??
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Hi, Warren

On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 5:37 PM, Warren Block<> wrote:
> On Thu, 9 Jul 2009, Glen Barber wrote:
>> Run 'X -configure' then add this to the end:
>> Section "ServerFlags"
>> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0option =A0"AutoAddDevices" =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0"off"
>> =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0option =A0"AllowEmptyInput" =A0 =A0 =A0 "off"
>> EndSection
> The first option is unnecessary in most cases.

Most cases, yes.  As far as I know, it won't _hurt_ if it is included,
but not necessary.

> The second is only needed if you want to configure mouse and keyboard in =
> xorg.conf file instead of automatically with hal. =A0And either or both l=
> can go in the ServerLayout section, an additional ServerFlags section is =
> needed.

True.  I file this in the "works for me" category.

Glen Barber

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