Re: Keyboard cleanup (alpha/i386/m68k/mips/ppc)

Geert Uytterhoeven (
Wed, 21 May 1997 13:37:34 +0200 (MET DST)

On Wed, 21 May 1997, Martin Mares wrote:
>> I cleant up the keyboard code by moving the PC low-level hardware driver to a
>> separate file (drivers/char/pc_keyb.c) so drivers/char/keyboard.c now contains
>> the high-level stuff only (shared by most architectures).
>> The patch (relative to 2.1.39) can be found at
>> (Users of Linux/m68k may want to try keyboard-m68k-2.1.39.diff.gz instead).
>> The patch was tested on Linux/m68k and Linux/ix86.
>> I haven't looked at the SPARC keyboard driver yet, but I assume it can be
>> integrated rather simply.
> I was working on the same thing and also hacked on the PCkbd support a bit.
>I'll try to merge my patches with yours during the weekend and send the result
>to Dave's CVS tree. OK?

No problem.



Geert Uytterhoeven           
Wavelets, Linux/m68k on Amiga
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium