Re: Mark keyboard RAW mode deprecated

David S. Miller (
Fri, 19 Nov 1999 14:35:34 -0800

Date: Fri, 19 Nov 1999 22:37:41 +0100
From: Pavel Machek <>

In times of sun keyboards and usb keyboards, keyboard raw mode has
no longer good sense. People already had problems with it on
powerpc: system then behaves different if you use different kind of
keyboard. We should better let world know raw mode is doomed to

Ummm... doesn't the X server use RAW mode exclusively?

David S. Miller

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