Xorg 1.8 loves udev

Posted on May 24, 2010

I just unmasked and installed x11-base/xorg-server-1.8.1-r1 with sys-fs/udev-151.

New input hotplug and configuration system, including:

I set up a new configuration for my ALPS GlidePoint touchpad :

+1:34% cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/20-synaptics.conf
Section "InputClass"
Identifier "touchpad catchall"
MatchIsTouchpad "on"
MatchDevicePath "/dev/input/event*"
Driver "synaptics"
Option "SHMConfig" "on"
Option "TapButton1" "1"
Option "TapButton2" "3"
Option "TapButton3" "2"
Option "MaxTapTime" "180"
Option "MaxTapMove" "110"
Option "EmulateMidButtonTime" "75"
Option "MinSpeed" "0.25"
Option "MaxSpeed" "1.00"
Option "AccelFactor" "0.050"
Option "EdgeMotionMinSpeed" "200"
Option "EdgeMotionMaxSpeed" "200"
Option "VertEdgeScroll" "on"
Option "VertTwoFingerScroll" "on"
Option "VertScrollDelta" "20"
Option "HorizEdgeScroll" "on"
Option "HorizTwoFingerScroll" "on"
Option "HorizScrollDelta" "20"
Option "CircularScrolling" "on"
Option "CircScrollTrigger" "0"
Option "EmulateTwoFingerMinZ" "0"
EndSection

Goodbye hal, welcome udev ;-)