Re: [PATCH] make mousedev resolution module parameter

From: Vojtech Pavlik (
Date: Sun Oct 15 2000 - 17:25:01 EST

On Sun, Oct 15, 2000 at 05:09:37PM +0200, Erik Mouw wrote:
> (Second try, this time with the correct mailing list address. Duh.)
> Hi,
> This patch makes the X and Y resolution in drivers/input/mousedev.c a
> module parameter. In this way the screen resolution can be set by
> using:
> modprobe mousedev xres=1280 yres=1024
> The configure-time resolution is used as a default resolution. The
> patch is against 2.4.0-test10-pre3. Please consider applying.

Yes, this is a very reasonable patch and I'll apply it to the input CVS.
I'll be forwarding it to Linus, too, but I doubt it'll be accepted in the
current freeze of things, since it doesn't fix any critical bugs.

Vojtech Pavlik
SuSE Labs
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