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Re: Dummy keyboard driver

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Subject: Re: Dummy keyboard driver
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Sun, 20 Jun 2004 02:03:48 +0200
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On Sun, Jun 20, 2004 at 12:38:30AM +0200, Jan-Benedict Glaw wrote:

> On Sat, 2004-06-19 22:09:23 +0200, Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
> wrote in message <20040619200923.GA22409@linux-mips.org>:
> > Is there still a need for the dummy keyboard driver?  Right now DUMMY_KEYB
> > is being set for a bunch of platforms without having any effect so I take
> > to mean we can remove dummy_keyb.c.
> 
> I (vax 2.6.x tree) don't even have that file, and there shouldn't be no
> need for any kind of dummy keyboard. Either there's at least one
> keyboard attached (multiple are fine, though), you get input. No
> keyboard (driver), no input. Simple.
> 
> Just drop it.

I don't think the original reason for it still exists and even if it
was it'd need to be rewritten and moved so I'm removing it now.

  Ralf

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