UK Keyboard in 7.2 console and xorg

Roland Smith rsmith at
Wed May 27 22:15:21 UTC 2009

On Wed, May 27, 2009 at 11:57:58PM +0200, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> >  Server 1.5.3 also really wants to configure its input devices
> >  via hald.  This is causing some issues with moused and
> >  /dev/sysmouse.  There are a couple of options for how to deal
> one more question - does it mean that it "really wants" or "you don't have 
> a choice at all".
The xorg-server port has an option not to use hal. But it is enabled by
default. The first thing I did when it appeared was to disable it, and X
has kept working normally with my xorg.conf slightly altered to conform
to the 20090123 entry in /usr/ports/UPDATING.

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