Re: [patch] Input - Support for PS/2 Multiplexing spec [4/23]

From: Vojtech Pavlik (
Date: Wed Oct 09 2002 - 04:45:48 EST

On Tue, Oct 08, 2002 at 11:59:37PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:

> PS/2 multiplexing spec? What is that beast? Something allowing
> notebook to work with external and internal mouse?

Exactly. It's a spec that if supported by your notebook allows the
driver to recognize which attached mouse/touchpad/touchpoint/whatever
the data is coming from and thus can talk different protocols to each of
the devices.

Vojtech Pavlik
SuSE Labs
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