Bug 5658 - evdev driver broken on big-endian machines
Summary: evdev driver broken on big-endian machines
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Input/evdev (show other bugs)
Version: 6.9.0
Hardware: All Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Zephaniah E. Hull
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Depends on:
Reported: 2006-01-20 00:04 UTC by Juergen Kreileder
Modified: 2006-02-15 16:02 UTC (History)
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Fix bit fiddling code (1.07 KB, patch)
2006-01-20 00:07 UTC, Juergen Kreileder
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Description Juergen Kreileder 2006-01-20 00:04:39 UTC
The evdev driver is broken on big-endian machines because the bit fiddling code
doen't handle all peculiarities of the kernel's event interface. I'll attach a fix.
Comment 1 Juergen Kreileder 2006-01-20 00:07:37 UTC
Created attachment 4394 [details] [review]
Fix bit fiddling code

Fix bit fiddling code by using macros from Vojtech Pavlik's evtest.c.
Comment 2 Juergen Kreileder 2006-01-21 20:32:11 UTC
7.0 has the same problem.
Comment 3 Zephaniah E. Hull 2006-02-16 10:57:23 UTC
This bug has been fixed in the new evdev driver in the modular CVS tree.
Comment 4 Zephaniah E. Hull 2006-02-16 11:02:41 UTC
Reassign to the new evdev maintainer.

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