svn commit: r195960 - in head/sys/dev/usb: . controller input
sam at errno.com
Mon Aug 3 19:02:25 UTC 2009
Robert Watson wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Aug 2009, Hans Petter Selasky wrote:
>> On Monday 03 August 2009 19:46:16 Bruce Evans wrote:
>>> On Mon, 3 Aug 2009, M. Warner Losh wrote:
>>>> In message: <200908030827.21108.hselasky at c2i.net>
>>>> : I see two solutions:
>>>> : 1) Disable the timekeeping if no keys are pressed.
>>>> : 2) Second option is to use getmicrotime. Actually what I need is
>>>> just a
>>>> : millisecond time reference so I know when to repeat the last key.
>>>> : Any opinions? DELAY() or getmicrotime() ?
>>> DELAY(1) is somewhet usable.
>> I think DELAY(1) is not accurate enough.
>> I suggest that the DELAY(1000) is only active while a key is actually
>> See attached patch. Please test and report back.
> This seems a reasonable middle ground -- avoids use of sensitive time
> counters in DDB, avoids expensive poll operation most of the time, and
> allows key repeat to work, which is especially nice for backspace in
> DDB. :-)
I think we are losing sight of the goal here. We are in a release
schedule and trying to find a minimal set of changes that resolves our
immediate need. Keyboard repeat is not required and unless there is an
obvious and immediate solution it should be considered AFTER the
release. Remember we are already behind schedule for 8.0.
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