kern/80383: [PATCH] Add quirk for uhid to ignore certain
akropel1 at rochester.rr.com
Sun May 1 06:10:05 PDT 2005
The following reply was made to PR kern/80383; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: "Adam Kropelin" <akropel1 at rochester.rr.com>
To: "Thierry Thomas" <thierry at freebsd.org>,
"Lonnie Mendez" <lmendez19 at austin.rr.com>
Cc: <FreeBSD-gnats-submit at freebsd.org>, <freebsd-usb at freebsd.org>
Subject: Re: kern/80383: [PATCH] Add quirk for uhid to ignore certain usbdevices (blacklist)
Date: Sun, 1 May 2005 09:08:12 -0400
Thierry Thomas wrote:
>> Le Mer 27 avr 05 à 7:55:31 +0200, Lonnie Mendez
>> <lmendez19 at austin.rr.com> écrivait :
>>>> Number: 80383
>>>> Category: kern
>>>> Synopsis: [PATCH] Add quirk for uhid to ignore certain usb
>>>> devices (blacklist)
>>> This patch allows uhid to leave alone devices that identify
>>> themselves as hid based, but are indeed
>>> used via another interface. This is very simliar in concept to the
>>> hid blacklist table found in hid-core.c in the linux kernel.
>> Fine! I also need this to use the new MGE UPS devices (with nut,
>> libusb and the newhidups driver). I have applied the submitted patch
>> on a
>> 5.4-STABLE, and it's OK.
>> To add the MGE UPS devices, I need the attached patches.
Just to nitpick a little...
> +product MGE UPS1 0x0001 MGEUPS newhidups 1
> +product MGE UPS2 0xffff MGEUPS newhidups 2
I'm not sure it's appropriate in this context to refer to a userspace
program like "newhidups". I think this field is really meant to be a textual
name for the product being identified. Based on the other entries in the
file, something like a model name or generc description may be more
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